Preston weather forecast: More wind and rain expected today following yellow weather warning for ice and snow

A yellow weather warning for snow and ice issued by the Met Office has been in place since 3pm yesterday.

Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 7:48 am
Updated Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 8:07 am

The warning which is in place until 11.59pm on Tuesday (11 Feb), covers Cheshire East, Cumbria, Greater Manchester as well as parts of Lancashire, including, Preston, Burnley, Blackburn and Darwen.

While snow seems unlikely for Preston today, the city has continued to experience strong winds following Storm Ciara at the weekend.

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Will Preston see any snow today?

Temperatures are set to remain steady at around 4C throughout the day, however, the Met Office say it could feel more like -1C or -2C.

Here is the hour-by-hour forecast for rain and wind in Preston:

09:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

10:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 45mph

11:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 42mph

12:00 - 30% chance of rain / Wind gust 48mph

13:00 - 60% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

14:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 45mph

15:00 - 60% chance of rain / Wind gust 47mph

16:00 - 60% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

17:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 48mph

18:00 - 40% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

19:00 - 40% chance of rain / Wind gust 48mph

20:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 47mph

21:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 45mph

22:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 46mph

23:00 - 10% chance of rain / Wind gust 45mph