Longford Weather Alert: Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for the whole country

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Longford Weather Alert: Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for the whole country

Met Éireann has issued a snow and ice warning for the whole country as temperatures drop. The weather warning is in place from 9pm tonight until 7pm tomorrow evening (Tuesday).

Icy and slippery conditions are expected due to an accumulation of ice and snow on untreated surfaces.

Scattered sleet and snow showers will be most frequent across Ulster and Connacht but some showers will penetrate into central and eastern areas at times with the odd flurry further south. Accumulations of generally are 1-2cm expected. Wintry showers will become confined to northern areas by late evening.