Latest Weather Update: Heavy snow showers will continue overnight

Met Eireann says there will be a 'severe frost'

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Latest Weather Update: Heavy snow showers will continue overnight

Latest Weather Update: Heavy snow showers will continue overnight

While some snow has fallen already this evening in some areas, Met Éireann is forecasting that heavy snow showers will continue overnight. 

The snow will fall mainly over Leinster and Munster with temperatures dropping as low as -5 degrees.

According to Met Eireann, there will be further heavy snow showers on Wednesday, again most of them falling in the east and south of the country. It will be another cold day with daytime temperatures remaining around freezing and snow accumulating on the ground, despite some bright sunshine at times. Easterly winds will remain strong and gusty.

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