The Met Office has issued a Weather Warning for parts of Herefordshire, with snowfall possible over the coming 24 hours.

The warning is in place for western parts of Herefordshire from midday today until 12pm on Wednesday. A couple of centimetres of snow is likely at lower levels, with significant falls possible over some hills, particularly over higher parts of Mid Wales.

Ice is also likely to be a hazard in many areas.

The Met Office warning says:

“Snow showers will affect these areas through Tuesday afternoon and continue in many places overnight, and into Wednesday morning.

“Accumulations of a couple of centimetres are likely at low levels, with higher ground anywhere is the region potentially seeing 5-10 cm, and up to 15 cm for the higher ground in northern Northern Ireland, and mid / northern Wales. In addition, icy stretches are likely to form following showers.”

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