UK Weather Forecast: Snow easing for many, but staying cold.

Today:Early sleet and snow in the south and southeast will ease later. Elsewhere, sunny spells and wintry showers, these most likely in the north and east. A cold day, especially in the strong wind across the south and southwest.

Tonight:It will be cold and frosty, with wintry showers falling as snow inland in the east, northern Scotland and parts of Northern Ireland. A breezy night, with clear spells elsewhere.

Saturday:Saturday will be cold, with an icy start. Wintry showers are likely along coastal areas, turning to snow inland, but for many it will be dry and sunny.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:Bands of rain, sleet and snow will move across the UK, accompanied by brisk winds. It will turn less cold on Tuesday, but it will stay changeable.