Severe Weather Alerts - Leicester Square, Greater London

  • Yellow Alert for Snow

    Yellow Alert for Snow in effect from Wednesday, 12:05 AM GMT until Wednesday, 11:55 PM GMT. Source: Met Office National Severe Weather Warnings

Snow showers will continue to affect many eastern and northeastern parts of the UK through Wednesday. The focus of showers is likely to transfer from eastern Scotland to parts of eastern and southeastern England, as well as some central areas of England, through the day. Some heavy snow showers are possible. Local accumulations of 1-3 cm are likely away from immediate coasts, with locally more than this over higher ground such as the North York Moors and Lincolnshire Wolds.

The public should be aware for the potential of disruption to travel.The very cold air mass is likely to continue to affect much of the UK during Wednesday. Along the eastern coasts of both Scotland and England, snow showers are likely in a strong northeasterly wind. Snow showers are likely to ease through the day across eastern Scotland and northeast England, whilst conversely shower activity is likely to increase across other parts of eastern England, with some snow showers being driven inland at times.The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings/