MET EIREANN ISSUES ANOTHER SNOW AND ICE WEATHER WARNING

first_imgThis was the scene in Loughanure just before midnight. Pic Eoin McGarveyTHERE’S more snow over Donegal.This was the scene in Loughanure just before midnight last night.Met Eireann has issued a Yellow Status alert – for snow and ice – as temperatures plummet again. It says snow showers overnight in Ulster and Connacht will result in accumulations of up to 3cm, locally inland.Snow flurries elsewhere may result in a lighter dusting of snow. Air temperatures will fall to between 0 and – 4 degrees Celsius, except in some Atlantic coastal districts.Widespread frost and ice will occur, resulting in treacherous conditions on untreated roads and footpaths.A numer of sporting events have been cancelled as a result of frozen pitches. Donegal County Council gritting lorries are out this morning treating main routes. MET EIREANN ISSUES ANOTHER SNOW AND ICE WEATHER WARNING was last modified: January 18th, 2015 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalicesnowWarninglast_img