Scratchbox - December 16, 2018
Issued: 11:35hrs Sunday 16th December 2018
Claire: Bright and sunny now for many in the east. Some showers lingering over northwestern Scotland while rain continues to fall in the Northern Isles. A band of heavy showers is continuing to make its way eastward across the West Country.
Issued: 08:15hrs Sunday 16th December 2018
Claire: The remnants of yesterday's weather system is still lingering over the northern part of Scotland this morning bringing further rain and wintry showers. This should clear by the early afternoon. Elsewhere a line of heavy thundery showers is tracking towards South Wales and southwestern England.
Issued: 16:58hrs Saturday 15th December 2018
Claire: A band of mixed precipitation currently covers most of the British Isles with the exception of western and southern Wales and southwestern England. This will continue to push to the northeast through this evening and overnight. It will remain windy.
Issued: 13:37hrs Saturday 15th December 2018
Claire: Cloudy with strong winds across the British Isles. A band of rain, snow and freezing rain is currently across Northern Ireland, western Scotland, Wales and southwest England. This will continue to work its way eastward through the afternoon.
Issued: 07:58hrs Saturday 15th December 2018
Claire: It's windy out there this morning! Peak gusts so far of 62mph for Three, 61mph for Benbecula and 58mph for Kirkwall, Aberporth and Malin Head. Sustained winds are at near gale or gale force for many around the UK and Ireland's coasts.
Issued: 10:10hrs Friday 14th December 2018
Sion: Snow flurries continuing to trouble eastern coasts today.
Issued: 07:52hrs Friday 14th December 2018
Simon: It's snow-watch time! A few flurries over East Anglia this morning. But it is Saturday which has most attention. Snow over the hills of central Scotland with snow on the leading edge of rain as it moves through the Midlands and northern England, turning back to rain in central areas, although lasting in northeast England and Scotland.
Issued: 15:11hrs Wednesday 12th December 2018
Simon: Staying chilly tonight with a frost where skies clear. Some outbreaks of drizzle and patchy rain to the west.
Issued: 06:51hrs Wednesday 12th December 2018
Simon: Drizzle and low cloud in the west of the UK today. Drier in the east overall. Variable amounts of cloud. Feeling cooler for most.