Here is the week-ahead weather for East Yorkshire and Ryedale, predicted by local forecaster Trevor Appleton.
The temperatures should edge upwards this week with the light winds feeling less cold.
Monday 19 March: Less cold with a thawing of lying snow. Dry with sunny intervals though still a cold breeze.
Tuesday 20 March: A few isolated light wintry showers and bright or sunny intervals.
Wednesday 21 March: Temperatures continue to edge up and with light winds will feel less cold than recently. Dry with sunny intervals.
Thursday 22 March: Patchy early rain then dry and milder with a few sunny intervals. 12C.
Friday 23 March: Periods of rain early and again later in the day.
Next weekend: Colder and unsettled with rain or sleet at times, falling as snow with accumulations over high ground.