BRITS have been told to brace for a icy -1C freeze as temperatures drop just days before Christmas.
One forecaster says that if a particular weather system shapes up in the days to come, some areas could record a whopping 10 inches of snow on the big day, starting from early morning in many places.
Meanwhile, forecasters have predicted the exact date Brits will see snow this month – with with blizzards and biting winds blasting in some parts of the country.
Brian Gaze of The Weather Outlook has said it may well be a very white Christmas after all, and it’ll be an “all-time classic” for snow fans.
The charts show temperatures as low as -6C in parts of Scotland, while snow would fall across much of the country – including in the south.
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