Rain and Snow Showers Continue 3-28-18

30 March, 2018, 00:29 | Author: Genevieve Gibbs
  • UK weather Easter forecast

"In terms of snow, we expect there will be some in parts of the United Kingdom, but it will be mainly in the high ground of Scotland and northern England".

The Met Office warns there is a risk of road and rail delays, while communities could become cut off.

As a weather system moves in from the south during the early hours of Monday - and comes up against cold air over the United Kingdom - there is the chance that rain could turn to snow, heavy in places.

UK weather Easter forecast
Met Office Another area of horrifying wet weather will encompass the south on Friday

Originally, the region were expected to be battered by strong northerly winds - which could have brought with it a third round of snow. Expect mostly cloudy skies, rain showers, and the possibility of thunderstorms mixing in. There will be quite a range of temperatures with areas in the south reaching double figures whilst some parts of Scotland struggle to get above 5degC or so.

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The weather warning was issued this morning, Thursday March 29, and will be in force on Easter Monday, April 2, between 00.15 and 23.45.

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"Where there are impacts from this they could be significant and we could see snow to low levels for a time".

Below-average temperatures with some frost and spatterings of rain will make way for a more settled Easter Sunday. Minimum temperature 1 °C.

A parade of waves has already commenced it's trek across the Black Hills area bringing some showers of rain and snow across the area over the past few days. Maximum temperature 7 °C. Shower activity will end from northwest to southeast by the early morning hours.

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Monday is expected to be cloudy and very wet. A cold front will move through in the evening and will transition to all snow. Rapid City will see less than an inch and most locations will fall into that category.

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