Essex weather forecast: Exact date snow is next forecast to fall across each Essex town as temperatures set to plummet

Weather experts have predicted the exact date snow is set to fall across Essex – and it’s sooner than you might think.

Meteorologists at AccuWeather have forecast snow for parts of the county, as temperatures are set to drop as low as -5C.

At the end of this month, temperatures across Essex are set to be bitterly cold, and there is the chance for snow to arrive in many Essex districts.

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Northern areas of Essex are set to feel the chilliest, with temperatures plummeting to what feels like -3C on January 29.

Around 0.5cm of snow is also expected to fall across areas such as Saffron Walden, but rain is also forecast to fall before and after, meaning that it is unlikely for the snow to settle.

The following day, Saffron Walden residents will need to wrap up warm, as temperatures are set to feel like -5C and it is also expected that residents could see periods of snowfall on January 30, with around 1cm of snow expected to fall.

Elsewhere, Chelmsford and Basildon residents, amongst others, could also see the white stuff drop, with many areas potentially seeing 0.4cm of snowfall on January 30.

Then, on February 1, snow showers are expected to fall again in some areas in the morning, followed by a little rain in the afternoon.

Here are the exact dates snow is expected to fall across each Essex area

Basildon

Snow is expected to fall in Basildon on January 30 and February 1.

Braintree

Snow is expected to fall in Braintree on January 30 and February 1.

Brentwood

Snow is expected to fall in Brentwood on January 30 and February 1.

Castle Point

Snow is expected to fall in Castle Point on January 30.

Chelmsford

Snow is expected to fall in Chelmsford on January 30 and February 1.

Colchester

Snow is expected to fall in Colchester on January 30.

Epping Forest

Snow is expected to fall in Epping Forest on January 29 and February 1.

Harlow

Snow is expected to fall in Harlow on January 29, January 30 and February 1.

Maldon

Snow is expected to fall in Maldon on January 30 and February 1.

Rochford

Snow is expected to fall in Rochford on January 30.

Southend

Snow is expected to fall in Southend on January 30.

Tendring

Snow is expected to fall in Tendring on January 30.

Thurrock

Snow is expected to fall in Thurrock on January 30 and February 1.

Uttlesford

Snow is expected to fall in Uttlesford on January 30 and January 31.

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