Valid: Wednesday 13th February 2013

Issued For: Heavy Snowfall

Forecast Detail:

Snow-Risk-MapThrough the course of Wednesday an Atlantic weather front pushing Eastwards into cold air will bring a spell of heavy snowfall across many Northern and Central areas.

North West England and into Scotland look likely to be the worst hit with accumulations between 10-12cm, locally higher across elevated and exposed areas. Further South a brief spell of snowfall is expected which could give accumulations of 1-3cm before it turns increasingly back to rain.

Through Wednesday night and into Thursday morning milder air will begin filtering in across all areas turning the snow back to rain.