Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow
Written 2 weeks ago by Newsroom
Higher ground in the Midlands is particularly at risk of snow showers over the coming hours.
Met Éireann has issued a status yellow snow and ice warning which will take effect from 4pm today.
Accumulations of up to three centimetres are possible in parts while icy conditions are likely on the roads.
Along with higher ground, counties in the north and north west are expected to be worst hit.
The warning will remain in place until 4pm tomorrow.
Met Éireann says it will stay very cold for the rest of the week with wintry spells and frosty nights.
Snow-ice warning with temperatures of -2c expected overnight.Check local weather & be aware of the conditions before setting out on your journey. Leave extra distance between you and the vehicle in front. #WinterReady pic.twitter.com/NrsxiDhrh7
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