The UK’s wonderful spring climate is about to come back to an abrupt halt – with snow and temperatures of minus 5C forecast.
The Met Workplace stated the nation will change into colder, cloudier and extra unsettled from Monday.
Temperatures through the day will halve from the highs reached final week and fall under freezing in a single day as a chilly entrance pushes down from the north.
It comes after many areas basked in wonderful sunshine and highs of 20C (68F) final week.
Alex Burkill, a Met Workplace forecaster, stated Wednesday can be the “most excessive by way of wintry climate” as a consequence of a chilly stream of air transferring southwards.
“It is going to be markedly colder than what we have simply seen, daytime temperatures falling by half, and a few areas will even battle to hit 8C (46.4F), which is able to signify the largest change in circumstances,” he stated.
“In a single day into Thursday and Friday, many areas will fall significantly decrease than freezing, in direction of minus 4C (24.8F) and minus 5C (23F).”
Probably the most impacted elements of the UK will probably be northern England, northern Wales and central England however the wintry climate might push additional into southern England and Wales.