• Motorists are being advised to exercise caution on the roads this morning. While most main routes appear to have been treated - some secondary routes are reported as being icy. 

    A Status Yellow snow-ice warning remains in place until midday tomorrow. It remains very cold this morning with frost and ice on untreated surfaces.

    Particular care is advised on secondary and local routes, in sheltered areas and on higher ground, where ice and frost may linger. 



    Exceptionally cold weather will occur this week. Air and ground temperatures will be 5 to 10 degrees below normal, with significant wind chill and penetrating severe frosts. Snow showers, mainly affecting eastern areas on Tuesday, will progressively become more widespread and heavier through midweek. A spell of persistent and heavy snow is expected to extend from the south late Thursday and Thursday night, with significant and disruptive accumulations.


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    Valid from 00:00 hours Tue, 27-Feb-2018

    Valid until 18:00 hours Sat, 03-Mar-2018