Status Yellow weather warning issued for Leitrim and surrounding counties

Leitrim Observer Reporter

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Leitrim Observer Reporter

WEATHER WARNING: Snow and Ice Warning issued by Met Eireann

Status Yellow weather warning issued

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow - Low Temperature/Ice warning for Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Longford and Clare.

Very cold temperatures are expected tonight, Tuesday, January 5 and into tomorrow, Wednesday with temperatures falling to between -2 and -5 degrees, possibly colder locally, with a widespread severe frost. Icy patches may form on untreated surfaces. Freezing temperatures will persist well into the day on Wednesday.

The warning remains in place until 10am tomorrow.