BRITIAN is braced for an 11 day snow onslaught as 10cm flurries and -5 temperatures are set to hit.
Icy winds and freezing fog could kick December off with a bitterly cold start thanks to an icy polar blast.
Temperatures will nosedive this weekend with the chilliest nights of the winter expected so far.
11 days of snow have been forecast from Thursday December 3, with the Scottish highlands facing the brunt of the snowfall.
The forecasters expect the risk of snow to continue into the following week, with flurries expected every day until Sunday 13.
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