The Met Office has predicted parts of the UK could catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights tonight.
Thanks to geomagnetic storm activity and clear skies, parts of Scotland could be in for a treat if people look to the sky.
Those living in Tayside and Fife could be perfectly positioned to see the aurora – with skies also predicted to remain clear over Dundee, Perth and Angus.
The Met Office tweeted: “Moderate geomagnetic storms may lead to aurora sightings in parts of Scotland tonight where the skies stay clear.”
Explaining when the UK is most likely to experience a sighting, the Met Office said it usually takes a severe or extreme geomagnetic storm to bring the belt southwards directly over the UK.
The natural aurora belt occurs further north, over countries including Norway, Iceland, Greenland.
During more moderate to strong geomagnetic storms, the Aurora Borealis often moves southwards across southern Iceland or towards the Faeroes.
These auroras can be faintly visible from the UK because they occur at high altitudes.
The stunning phenomenon is created by disturbances in the Earth’s magnetosphere caused by a flow of particles from the Sun, and are usually concentrated around the Earth’s magnetic poles.
Clear skies which could lead to a rare glimpse of the Northern Lights are expected to stick around throughout this week.
Meteorologist Craig Snell told The Sun Online: "We're going to be expecting very dry weather with plenty of sun within the next three days.
"The temperature will peak on Wednesday, reaching 24C in parts of Scotland and northern England.
"We're going to see some rain creep in the the second half of the week, as temperatures will begin to settle down on Friday."
The Met Office website says: "A cold start with frost in places, but soon clearing in the sunshine.
"Skies will stay mainly clear, except for the odd patch of cloud
"It will be warm during the afternoon, although a little fresher along some coasts."
Wednesday's is similar and reads: "After a chilly start it will be another warm, dry and sunny day across the UK.
"Some thin, high cloud may turn the sunshine a little hazy in the west."
Come Friday however, and periods of rain may signal a slide back into the dreary weather that was cast over the isle last week.
An unsettled weekend will see rain, cloud and stronger winds taking daytime temperatures below the seasonal average.
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