Accrington

10-day forecast

Last Updated 15:10

Sunrise 08:16

Sunset 16:24

Day overview

Tonight

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Low C 34°F

Light Snow

Wind speed 12 mph 19 km/h Westerly

Environmental forecast

  • UV Low
  • Pollution Low

Hourly forecast

North West England

This Evening and Tonight

Blustery showers, these wintry at times, will continue this evening and overnight leading to further accumulations of snow over higher ground. Icy stretches may form by dawn with temperatures hovering around or below freezing.

Met Office warnings issued for Lancashire

  1. Active

    Yellow warning of snow

    Updated 18 January at 09:46
    From:
    1100 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    2355 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will affect the northwest of the UK during Thursday and Friday, although often falling as sleet and hail near windward coasts. Ice will also form in some areas overnight.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In a few places, mainly upland areas, vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. A few rural communities may become cut off. In addition some roads and pavements will turn icy, increasing the chances of accidents or injuries.

  2. Active

    Yellow warning of ice

    Updated 18 January at 09:46
    From:
    1100 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    2355 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will affect the northwest of the UK during Thursday and Friday, although often falling as sleet and hail near windward coasts. Ice will also form in some areas overnight.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In a few places, mainly upland areas, vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. A few rural communities may become cut off. In addition some roads and pavements will turn icy, increasing the chances of accidents or injuries.

  3. Yellow warning of ice

    Updated 18 January at 10:57
    From:
    1900 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    1000 on Fri 19 January

    Icy stretches are expected to form on Thursday night lasting into Friday morning.

    There will probably be some ice on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths leading to some injuries from slips and falls.In addition rain, hail, sleet and, over higher ground, snow showers will continue to push across Wales and western England with some small accumulations over the higher ground of Wales. These may lead to some difficult driving conditions in places and some longer journey times.

Key

  • Yellow:
    Be aware
  • Amber:
    Be prepared
  • Red:
    Take action
  • Rain
  • Wind
  • Snow
  • Ice
  • Fog

Issued by the Met Office