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UK News Met Office forecasts how long the freezing cold will last in Wales

00:00  03 december  2019
00:00  03 december  2019 Source:   walesonline.co.uk

Met Office says Sunday night was coldest in Wales since January

  Met Office says Sunday night was coldest in Wales since January Temperatures across Wales dropped to -6°C Parts of Wales dropped to well below freezing, with the lowest temperature of -6°C being recorded in Sennybridge, Powys , at 3.56am on Monday morning. That makes it the coldest night since last winter, when temperatures in St Harmon, between Rhayader and Llanidloes in Powys , reached -9.6°C on January 31.

Met Office meteorologist Bonnie Diamond said: “Tonight [Thursday] central parts and the east of the country, skies will be clear and we can expect a cold night and temperatures falling to freezing or below Met Office long -range forecast : How long will rain last as Met Office releases new warning.

Met Office weather forecasts for the UK. World leading weather services for the public. Cold and frosty for many. Fog developing over parts of eastern, central and southern England and eastern Wales , including some dense fog patches in East Anglia and the east Midlands.

After cold air surged into Wales at the end of the weekend, forecasters are warning residents the chill won't be quick to retreat.

Overnight on Sunday into Monday, the Met Office recorded the lowest temperature in Wales since early this year.

Sennybridge in Powys fell to an icy -6C just before 4am on Monday, the coldest reading in the country since January 31.

Over the next few days, minimum temperatures will rebound slightly, but those heading outdoors will notice significantly chillier air during the daytime.

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  Met Office forecasts freezing weather for Wales as polar air hits the UK Temperatures will end the week a far cry from where they startedThose heading out to Christmas markets and Black Friday shopping will be in for quite a shock with temperatures in the single digits late this week.

Met Office warning: The Met Office fog warning (Image: Met Office ). “Temperatures will be as cold as -5C or -6C across Devon and -4C in Cornwall on “There is the risk of frost and freezing fog over the coming nights – it is going to be cold .” Public Health England has issued two cold weather warnings

FREEZING cold weather saw temperatures plummet to -10C on Saturday morning, forcing the Met Office to issue a Cold weather forecast : Britain is in for a cold weekend (Image: WXCHARTS). Cold weather forecast : Met Office has issued a cold weather alert (Image: MET OFFICE ).

"Following what was an exceptional autumn for many parts of England and Wales, December has started with quite different weather patterns," Aidan McGivern of the Met Office said.

a screenshot of a cell phone: Widespread temperatures between -1C and 3C are expected on Tuesday morning © Met Office Widespread temperatures between -1C and 3C are expected on Tuesday morning

"Finally a prolonged spell of dry weather, and that continues over the next few days with frosty and foggy mornings.

"But in the north, more blustery conditions start to evolve in the week ahead and those blustery conditions spread to all parts by the end of the week," he said.

Most of Wales will see minimum temperatures in the low single digits overnight.

Swansea will see minimum readings drop to around -1C into the middle of the week, climbing only slightly as the day progresses.

Northern Ireland weather forecast see temperatures fall below freezing

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Cold weather LATEST: Warnings of “ freezing fog” and possible travel chaos (Image: Getty/ Met According to the Met Office , the reason the weather can affect flights is first and foremost about In these circumstances, it’s not hard to see how flight delays and cancellations pile up due to the weather.

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While sun will peek out from behind the cloud during the afternoon, maximum temperatures will fail to exceed 8C or 9C.

Areas further north will face the same numbing conditions.

Rhyl is forecast to hover around 3C overnight for much of the week, with highs around 8C through to at least Wednesday.

Across the whole of the country, those heading out early for the morning commute should be prepared for dense and freezing fog.

This could lead to reduced visibility, resulting in speed restrictions on major routes.

Motorists will also want to keep ice scrapers to hand as windscreens promise to be glazed over during the early morning hours.

By the weekend, a final widespread frost is expected before strong winds and rain sweep in from the west.

Here's what to expect where you live:

Cardiff

a screenshot of a cell phone: Cardiff weather forecast © Met Office Cardiff weather forecast

Swansea

a screenshot of a cell phone: Swansea weather forecast © Met Office Swansea weather forecast

Tenby

'Risk of snow' for parts of Scotland next week as Met Office warns of frost and freezing fog

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Met Office meteorologist Alex Deakin warned that as clouds will clear away for western parts of the It could turn foggy across parts of Wales and the Midlands especially. “And it will turn cold with this clearer Met Office long -range forecast : How long will rain last as Met Office releases new warning.

Met Office forecast latest: The weekend will be a mixed bag of weather, but a cold front will hit (Image: GETTY). Met Office forecast latest: A map shows rain clouds As this evening hits, the skies will grey and gloomy in Scotland, but for the bulk of England and Wales , it will be another clear night tonight.

a screenshot of a cell phone: Tenby weather forecast © Met Office Tenby weather forecast

Aberporth

a screenshot of a cell phone: Aberporth weather forecast © Met Office Aberporth weather forecast

Aberystwyth

a screenshot of a cell phone: Aberystwyth weather forecast © Met Office Aberystwyth weather forecast

Porthmadog

a screenshot of a cell phone: Porthmadog weather forecast © Met Office Porthmadog weather forecast

Rhyl

a screenshot of a cell phone: Rhyl weather forecast © Met Office Rhyl weather forecast

Builth Wells

a screenshot of a cell phone: Builth Wells weather forecast © Met Office Builth Wells weather forecast

Met Office's warning for ice as temperatures set to plummet in Wales .
There could be some icy stretches in Wales on Friday morningTemperatures are set to dip below normal for the time of year by the weekend.

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