UK Weather Forecast: Another cold day with wintry showers for some

Today:Dry, sunny and cold for many today, but showers affecting eastern coasts. Cloudier across Northern Ireland, western Scotland and southwest England with occasional rain and hill snow. Strong winds on the east coast will ease in the morning.

Tonight:Rain, sleet and snow showers will become more frequent in northwestern areas during the evening and overnight, with some icy conditions. Largely dry elsewhere with clear spells and widespread frost.

Tuesday:Wintry showers will continue in northern Scotland. Elsewhere a band of rain, sleet and snow will move eastwards through the day and overnight, bringing accumulations in some places.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:Snow in eastern England gradually clearing on Wednesday. Staying cold with wintry showers, mainly around coasts, and possibly longer spells of rain/snow. Widespread frosts likely, with a risk of ice.