While showers are forecast for the weekend, the temperature in London will be relatively high and according to the BBC, London will be warmer than Madrid on Saturday
Temperatures are expected to rise again this weekend, with parts of the country enjoying sunshine warmer than Madrid.
But before gloriously warm weather returns, showers will hit much of the nation on Friday as warnings of snowfall and freezing temperatures come in.
While rain showers are forecast for the weekend, the temperature in London will be relatively high and according to the BBC, London will be warmer than Madrid on Saturday, the BBC reports My London.
The Met Office forecast the UK’s east will experience cooler weather from Thursday evening, before a drop in temperatures with cloudy conditions expected in the south.
But the North West of Britain and the West will be brighter and clearer.
On Friday, the North West will see its best daytime weather, with the Met Office describing it as “fairly warm”.
But cloudy conditions are also forecast to spread across the more northerly parts of the South and temperatures in London will drop and not rise above 15 degrees.
Part of the Southeast is also facing patchy showers.
However, while temperatures still haven’t hit the staggering 20C, London can expect highs of 17C on Saturday and Sunday – making the capital warmer on Saturday than Spain’s capital Madrid, which peaked at 16C, according to the BBC will have.
There will be “sunshine and scattered showers” across the east and south on Saturday and Sunday, according to the Met Office.
The weather report added that the weather “would be breezy all weekend. Rather warm in the south and west but colder from Monday”.
Meanwhile, parts of the UK are preparing for sub-zero temperatures as early as next week, just days after scorching temperatures following a balmy Easter weekend.
A Met Office forecaster earlier warned temperatures could drop early next week after Britons enjoyed the hottest day of the year on Good Friday.
Temperatures will fall to as low as 4C in London next week and as cold as freezing in Scotland, parts of Belfast and parts of northern England.
Met Office forecaster Tom Morgan said The Express that “some rural locations” could even see lows of -3C during the first half of the week with overnight frosts.
UK weather forecast
Low clouds in some northeastern areas tend to clear, most northern and central areas see some warm sunshine, although some North Sea coasts are cooler. Southern parts of England and Wales will be cloudier at times, with occasional light showers possible. Airy.
Low clouds are increasing in some northeastern areas, while the northwest remains clearer and cooler. Much of England and Wales cloudier with possible showers of rain mainly later. Stay airy.
Overcast skies and showers are affecting parts of England and Wales, although the south is likely to become brighter and warmer. Mostly dry elsewhere, cooler under patchy clouds and a brisk breeze.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/uk-weather-forecast-parts-uk-26769588 UK Weather Forecast: Parts of the UK will be hotter than Madrid this weekend after showers