The Met Office have issued weather warnings for North Wales on Saturday, in what is being dubbed as ‘The Beast from the East Mark II’

Bangor and Anglesey are likely to miss out on snow but there are warnings in place for very strong and gusty winds during Saturday which are likely to cause disruption. A warning for snow and ice has been issued for Wrexham, Denbighshire and Flintshire.

Weather Warning

The weather warning from the Met Office reads: “Some very strong and gusty winds are likely during Saturday. Some delays to road and rail transport are likely with journeys taking longer. Delays for high sided vehicles are likely on exposed routes and bridges. Short term loss of power and other services is also possible.

Forecast:

Tonight:

Cloud and outbreaks of rain returning from the northeast during the evening. The rain will turn increasingly to snow through the night, whilst moving south-westwards and weakening. Icy stretches developing. Minimum temperature -3 °C.

Saturday:

Bitterly cold with sunny spells and snow showers. Some of the showers will be heavy in the east. A strong easterly wind, with some very strong gusts in the northwest. Maximum temperature 3 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Bitterly cold and windy on Sunday, with sunshine and snow showers, these potentially disruptive in places. Snow and winds ease Monday and Tuesday, though overnight frost and fog likely.