Wales Weather: Wintry in to the weekend!

Today: A cold and frosty start, but a fine day in prospect with long spells of sunshine, especially in the east. Cloud will thicken across west Wales where it will begin to turn breezy. Elsewhere, light winds but feeling cold. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Tonight: Quickly turning cold for a time in eastern Wales with a frost developing. Otherwise, becoming cloudier and windier with sporadic outbreaks of rain arriving for most through the night. Minimum temperature -1 °C.

Saturday: Rain soon turning heavy and persistent with gales, especially around coasts and hills. Feeling cold, emphasised by the strong winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday: Less cold on Sunday with sunshine and showers, especially later. Risk of ice early on Monday, otherwise mainly dry. Turning windy on Tuesday with rain, perhaps becoming persistent.