UK WEATHER WARNING: Britain braced for ARCTIC FREEZE as SNOW to hit THIS WEEKEND

BRITONS should make the most of the brief mild spell before Arctic misery returns with a vengeance this weekend.

Temperatures will lift into double figures over the next couple of days as balmy breezes blow in from the south.

It will be a stark contrast to the start of the week which saw the mercury nudge -5C (23F) in parts bringing snow to high ground.

Southern regions will hit 13C (55.4F) on Wednesday and Thursday with the north scraping double figures.

However experts warn it is a calm before the winter storm with bitter Polar winds set to sweep the nation again on Friday....
source: Express