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Philippa has the latest weather update for the east

Philippa has the latest weather Photo: ITV Meridian

Any lingering showers will clear this evening to leave a dry night. Clear skies and sub-zero temperatures will lead to a widespread frost and surfaces will become icy in places, particularly following the daytime showers. Thursday will dawn dry, bright and cold but thickening cloud will bring further showers around the middle of the day.

Tonight:Showers petering out over Kent, leading to a largely dry and clear night with a widespread frost and a risk of ice. Perhaps a few wintry showers towards dawn. Minimum temperature -5 °C.

Thursday:Rather cloudy with a few wintry showers, drier, brighter in the afternoon. Some clear spells after dark, with an early frost and freezing fog locally. Cloudier, milder in the west. Maximum temperature 7 °C.