Leeds weather forecast: This is when snow is set to hit Leeds as temperatures plummet to below freezing

The weather in Leeds is set to be dull today as forecasters predict cloud throughout the day.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 11th December 2018, 8:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 11th December 2018, 8:20 am
The weather in Leeds is set to be dull today as forecasters predict cloud throughout the day
The weather in Leeds is set to be dull today as forecasters predict cloud throughout the day

Temperatures will be considerably cooler this week, with minimum overnight temperatures of -3C and maximum daytime temperatures of 7C. As temperatures dip, snow is set to hit Leeds this weekend.

What will the weather be like this morning in Leeds?

This morning will be chilly, with cloud throughout the morning. The temperature will reach 6C by lunchtime.

The weather in Leeds is set to be dull today as forecasters predict cloud throughout the day

What will the weather be like this afternoon in Leeds?

This afternoon will continue to be overcast, with the temperature increasing slightly to its peak of 7C by 1pm.

What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in Leeds?

This evening will quickly become dark, with the temperature dropping further as the evening progresses. The temperature overnight will be 4C.

According to the Met Office, tonight Yorkshire will see “Largely cloudy conditions will persist overnight with patchy drizzle in places, and misty conditions across the hills. Generally light winds. Minimum temperature 3 °C.”

What will the weather be like tomorrow in Leeds?

Tomorrow will be overcast throughout the day, with a maximum temperature of 6C.

What is the long-term forecast for Leeds?

Wednesday is set to be “Largely cloudy but mostly dry at first, but a better chance of some brighter spells developing through the afternoon as winds freshen,” said the Met Office.

Looking further ahead, “Often dry on Thursday and Friday but cloudy at times with the odd shower, and overnight frosts becoming widespread. Wet and windy on Saturday, risk of snow, mainly over hills,” add the Met Office.

“There could be some snow where the colder air meets the wet weather, most likely over the hills in the north, but it may fall to lower levels in places too.

Leeds is set to see both light snow showers and rain on Saturday, with a maximum temperature of around 2/3C.

Snow is set to hit at around 9am until 10am and then again at 9pm until late evening.