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24 Jan 2019 | 10:24 AM UTC

UK: Weather warning due to ice and snow January 24

United Kingdom News Alert

Weather officials issue “severe” yellow alerts for ice across most of the UK January 24; transportation disruptions reported

TIMEFRAME expected from 1/24/2019, 12:00 AM until 1/27/2019, 11:59 PM (Europe/London). COUNTRY/REGION United Kingdom, Scotland, England

Event

The Met Office issued "severe" yellow warnings for ice for most of Scotland and a large part of England, on Wednesday, January 24. Heavy snowfall and icy conditions have caused significant transportation disruptions, notably on roads, over the past few days and further disruptions are likely in the coming hours and days. Drivers, pedestrians and cyclists have been urged to take caution due to the ice. Further snowfall are expected over the weekend January 26-27, along with related transportation disruptions. 

Advice

Individuals in the UK are advised to monitor local weather reports and prepare for transportation disruptions (including road closures and flight delays and cancelations).

 

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