Britain is forecast to be hit with an Arctic blast, which will reportedly bring 7ins of snow and -4C temperatures.
According to new weather maps from WXCharts, western areas of Britain can expect a huge dump of snow over the coming week.
The charts show between 11cm (4.3ins) and 20cm (7.8ins) of snow falling in Scotland on Friday (December 30).
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Parts of northern England can also expect to see between 3cm (1.1ins) to 8cm (3.1ins) of the white stuff on the same day, with the chances of seeing snow that day over 80% according to Netweather charts.
Meanwhile, northern areas of the UK are also set to be plunged into a deep winter freeze, brought upon them by an Arctic blast that could see temperatures drop to as low as -4C.
The subzero temperatures have resulted in a number of weather warnings from the Met Office.
Meteorologists issued a yellow warning for ice for both Scotland and England on Boxing Day, and will be in effect until 10am today (December 27).
The Met Office said: "Ice is likely to develop on some untreated surfaces, or where treatment has been washed off.
"Strong winds, with gusts of 60-70mph, across Shetland and north Orkney later today, will decrease through this evening.
"Wintry showers will continue through this evening, gradually fading overnight into the early hours of Tuesday morning.
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"Accumulating snow will be focused across Highland and Grampian overnight with a further 1-4cm likely in places above around 150m, although patchy snow could accumulate at low levels, especially in the far north.
"The main hazard, however, looks like being ice developing on untreated surfaces.
"Then through Tuesday morning, a spell of snow is expected to move northeast, but gradually turning to rain at low levels through the afternoon.
"1-4cm of snow could fall above around 100m, before a thaw commences, but larger accumulations of 5-10cm seem likely on ground above around 250m."
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