This is how cold it will be in South Shields this week

It's a cold start to Monday morning as temperatures dropped to just above zero in South Shields.

Monday, 10th December 2018, 7:04 am
Updated Monday, 10th December 2018, 7:15 am
Many will be scrapping the ice from their cars this morning

Many will be scrapping ice from their car windscreens this morning as the cold winter weather settles in.

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It is due to be a sunny day in South Shields with highs of 5°C - although at times it will feel as cold as -1°C outside.

Forecasters says the rest of the week is expected to remain chilly and cloudy with temperatures set to peak on Wednesday at 7 °C.

Although temperatures aren't due to drop below 5 °C in the town until Thursday.