Monday 6th December 2021
Cloudy with outbreaks of rain during the morning, some heavy. This clearing to brighter skies by early afternoon with sunny spells and blustery showers. A cold day especially given the windy conditions. Maximum temperature 8 °C. Cloudy overnight with further blustery showers, these easing during the second half of the night with clear spells developing by dawn, a frost developing in sheltered locations. Minimum temperature -1 °C.
Tuesday 7th December 2021
Tuesday will bring a bright and cold start but clouding over as Storm Barra arrives. Becoming very windy with gales in places. Outbreaks of heavy rain with blustery showers following. Maximum temperature 4 °C. We may see snow on high ground in the North Staffordshire area.
The Met Office says there is a chance of more power outages and a “slight chance” rural communities could be cut off.