This Evening and Tonight:
A cold start to the evening with many icy stretches lingering before wind and cloud increases from the west with rain arriving through the second half of the night, falling as snow briefly over the high ground in the west. Minimum temperature -1 °C.
Cloudy throughout as a band of rain progresses eastward. Rain may be heavy at times, especially over hills. Very windy, with possible gales. Less cold than recently. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
Outlook for Friday to Sunday:
Unsettled and often windy through the end of the week and into the weekend with some further rain at times. Temperatures somewhat milder.