Sheffield weather forecast: Snow set to hit Sheffield as Met Office issue weather warnings
The weather in Sheffield is set to be wintry today, as forecasters predict cloud, light rain, sleet, icy conditions and below freezing temperatures.
A Met Office yellow weather warning for snow and ice is in place for Sheffield until 12pm today. A second warning for snow and ice is then in place from 12pm today until 11am tomorrow.
What will the weather be like this morning in Sheffield?
This morning will be cold and overcast, with light rain set to hit between 11am and 12pm. The temperature will reach 2C by lunchtime.
What will the weather be like this afternoon in Sheffield?
Sleet showers will then hit throughout most of the afternoon, with the temperature reaching its peak of 3C by 4pm.
What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in Sheffield?
This evening will become quickly dark, but remain dry, with the temperature dipping after 5pm. The temperature overnight will be -1C.
What will the weather be like tomorrow in Sheffield?
Tomorrow will continue to see icy conditions, with a mixture of sunny spells and cloud throughout the day. Maximum temperature of 3C and a minimum temperature of -4C.
What is the long-term forecast for Sheffield?
The Met Office UK outlook for Saturday 2 Feb to Monday 11 Feb said: “Rain, and possibly outbreaks of sleet and snow will clear from the southeast on Saturday, whilst the north and west will be brighter with wintry showers.
“By Sunday the brighter, showery conditions should have become more widespread. Thereafter, it will stay unsettled with further spells of rain, sleet and snow, interspersed by brighter and showery interludes.
“Snow is possible across most parts of the country at times, with the potential for some occasionally disruptive snow, although there is uncertainty in any detail.
“It will often be windy with a risk of coastal gales, and staying generally cold with overnight frost and risk of ice. Towards the end of this period there is a low chance that the winds will turn east or northeasterly bringing even colder weather.”