UK News: London weather: Exact date temperatures are set to plummet by 7C

Snow forecast: Freezing weather to grip Britain as temps spiral from tomorrow - new maps

  Snow forecast: Freezing weather to grip Britain as temps spiral from tomorrow - new maps Maps show the snow risk in percentages across the United Kingdom as the mercury is set to drop dramatically for the first time this weekend.Large swathes of the Scottish Highlands are most at risk of snowfall in the coming days as thermometers finally plunge to autumnal lows this weekend, new weather maps predict. WX Charts' interactive weather model shows the possibility of snow falling in percentages. The so-called risk increases the darker the colour. In just three days' time, the exceptionally mild theme across Britain will come to an end, and the gradual decline in the mercury will become far more evident as the weekend arrives.

After an incredibly mild Autumn, temperatures in London have dropped this week, and are finally feeling more normal for the time of year. Heading into next week things are set to get even chillier, though, as temperatures plummet and continue to get colder as the week progresses.

London should brace itself for a chilly spell © coldsnowstorm/Getty London should brace itself for a chilly spell

Over the weekend, temperatures will remain moderate on Saturday - with lows of 11C and highs of 13, and light cloud covering with a gentle breeze. However, Londoners might notice a dramatic turn on Sunday, when temperatures will maintain highs of 13, but drop to lows of 7C.

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Temperatures will then continue to fall steadily throughout next week, with Monday seeing highs of 11C and lows of 5C and Tuesday seeing highs of 10 and lows of five, dropping by a dramatic 7C between Sunday (November 27) and the end of next week.

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We can also expect heavy rain in the capital on Sunday, although thankfully the weather looks to stay dry from Monday to Friday, albeit with light cloud and not much sun to speak of.

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London weather: Latest map shows huge dollop of snow right over city .
It’s set to be a chilly few days ahead for the city, with some forecasters predicting snow to be with us next weekAt its heaviest point, around 2cm of snow will fall that day per hour. This is great news for those hoping for a very festive white Christmas. If you don’t like snow, fear not, as after December 10, the snow cloud will make its way to Kent and Essex.

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