Easter bunnies in Lincoln are in for a rather wet and chilly Bank Holiday, unless current forecasts change for the better.
Many drivers were begrudgingly reaching for their scrappers again during a frosty start on Thursday, March 29, and hoping for a more spring-like weekend.
According to the Met Office however, Lincoln will be mostly cloudy and cold from Friday with rain forecast for much of the day on Saturday.
Sunday is predicted to be slightly drier but cloudy throughout. Then on Monday, some wintry showers could be heading towards the county.
UPDATE: A Met Office weather warning has been issued for snow on Monday. Latest here
The current forecast warns of a 60% chance of snow during during the day on Bank Holiday Monday.
Across the UK there is a mixed bag of conditions, often with cold and windy showers and long spells of rain at times.
Met Office Chief Meteorologist Andy Page said: “The Easter period will bring a variety of Spring weather from sunshine and showers, to more prolonged cloudy and wet conditions, along with some snow in the north: chiefly over the hills.
“So, there will be opportunities to get outside and enjoy the weekend, and you can use the rainfall radar on the Met Office app to keep track of where the rain is and when is best to get outdoors.”