LIVE weather updates as snow strikes Ireland with several warnings in effect

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Met Eireann are forecasting another snow filled day in Ireland with an advisory and a variety of warnings in place currently.

They have issued a brand-new snow and ice caution for ten counties as temperature levels plummet.

The country remains in the middle of a cold snap with freezing conditions anticipated to last right throughout the week.

Unsafe conditions are set to strike as snow showers are accompanied by” icy extends on unattended surface areas”.

The Status Yellow alert is in location from 8am up until 9pm on Wednesday for Dublin, Kildare, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Westmeath, Meath, Cavan, Monaghan and Waterford.

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Weather condition cautions in place right now

Status yellow caution for 10counties

The Status Yellow alert remains in place from 8am up until 9pm on Wednesday for Dublin, Kildare, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Westmeath, Meath, Cavan, Monaghan and Waterford.

It checks out:” Spread hail and snow showers today with some build-ups in locations and
icy stretches on without treatment surfaces.

Nationwide weather condition advisory

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A second Status Yellow caution is in force for all of Munster, Connacht and Leinster from 8am on Thursday till 8am on Friday.

It reads:” A band of sleet and snow dispersing northeastwards throughout Thursday offering snow accumulations of approximately 5cm in some locations( higher over the mountains), but transitioning to rain in the west and south on Thursday night.”

It’ll turn windy tomorrow too

It’ll turn windy tomorrow too, with wind chill due to strong and gusty southeasterly winds making it feel ice-cold.

Tomorrow a band of rain, sleet and snow will gradually push northeast throughout Munster, Connacht & Leinster

Tomorrow a band of rain, sleet and snow will gradually press northeast throughout Munster, Connacht & Leinster with 5cm of snow in some locations.

Weather cautions have been provided.

Met Eireann state today will be cold with bright spells scattered hail or snow showers.

They will be most regular over the eastern half of the nation with some snow build-ups possible. Greatest temperatures of 1 to 3 ° C in light to moderate easterly wind.

KEY OCCASION

Just how much snow is Met Eireann forecasting in my location today? County-by-county breakdown

Sub-zero temperatures and snowfall are expected throughout Ireland this week.

Met Eireann has actually provided a Status Yellow snow/ice caution for counties Louth, Westmeath, Meath, Cavan and Monaghan, with as much as 5cm of snow set to fall before 6pm on Thursday.

A Status Yellow warning remains in location for Leinster, Connacht and Munster from 8am on Thursday till 8am on Friday.

The largest accumulations of snow, of up to 5cm, is set to take place on Thursday.

The next few days seek to stay on pattern with the cold wave

A Status Yellow warning is in impact for Louth, Westmeath, Meath, Cavan and Monaghan up until 6pm this evening.

This is along with a national advisory that began on Sunday and is due to end at 6pm this night.

It reads:” Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday will be extremely cold with temperature levels in low single figures by day and with sharp or severe frosts and icy spots during the night.

” Showers of sleet or snow sometimes in eastern counties from Sunday night onwards.

” Harmful conditions on roads and paths.”

And the next couple of days want to stay on trend with the cold wave, with tonight projection to be the coldest.

Met Eireann said: “Staying cold and unsettled with more prevalent falls of sleet and snow. Ending up being windy over the weekend with spells of rain, possibly falling as snow in the eastern half of the country.

“Wednesday night will be a mainly dry, cold night with isolated wintry showers and clear spells.

“However rain, sleet and snow will move into the southwest overnight as southeasterly breezes refresh.

“Winds will become strong and gusty across the southwest. Most affordable temperature levels of -4 to 1 degrees with frost and ice forming, coldest in Ulster.”

Thursday will see sleet and snow pressing northwards with build-ups causing dangerous conditions.

AA problems important recommendations to vehicle drivers and pedestrians in the cold and icy conditions

Conor Faughnan from the AA released crucial recommendations to drivers and pedestrians in the cold and icy conditions.

He discussed: “While a lot of us are investing considerably less time in our cars and truck than we generally would, for those who need to travel in the days ahead it is necessary that you keep in mind to adapt your driving to the climate condition that present.

” On icy roads it can take much longer to bring your car to a stop in an emergency, so it is essential that you reduce your speed and allow additional range between yourself and other road users.

” Similarly, the in 2015 has actually seen a substantial increase in those undertaking short journeys by foot or bike, particularly in more urban areas, so you need to remember to be on the lookout for susceptible road users.”

KEY EVENT

Met Eireann issues immediate snow warning for 10 counties as ‘hazardous’ conditions strike

Met Eireann have actually released a brand-new snow and ice caution for ten counties as temperatures drop.

Unsafe conditions are set to strike as snow showers are accompanied by “icy extends on neglected surface areas”.

The Status Yellow alert is in location from 8am till 9pm on Wednesday for Dublin, Kildare, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Westmeath, Meath, Cavan, Monaghan and Waterford.

It reads: “Spread hail and snow showers today with some build-ups in locations and icy stretches on without treatment surface areas.”

While a 2nd Status Yellow warning is in force for all of Munster, Connacht and Leinster from 8am on Thursday up until 8am on Friday.

(Image: Meteociel.fr)

It reads: “A band of sleet and snow spreading northeastwards during Thursday giving snow build-ups of approximately 5cm in some areas (higher over the mountains), however transitioning to rain in the west and south on Thursday night.”

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