A cold, frosty start but with plenty of sunshine. Thickening cloud will bring showers for a time around the middle of the day, gradually brightening up from the north again later but remaining cold.

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.