Eight inches of snow and 70mph to hit United Kingdom this weekend

Snow forecast

Councils fear some rural communities could be cut off by the inclement weather which the Met Office explained was caused by a freezing air mass from the Arctic hanging over much of the UK.

The warning extends to the North West and the Midlands, where Sunderland play Wolves on Saturday at 3pm, although the blizzards are not expected to peak until sometime between 3am-6pm on Sunday.

"A band of rain, heavy at times, is expected to move eastwards over the UK".

Dale Cargill, director of customer operations, said: "Our network generally stood up well to Storm Caroline and I would like to thank all our customers who experienced a power cut for their patience as we battled against the elements to restore their power".

Storm Caroline will continue to cause havoc in the north, with winds of upto 70mph expected, and the south coast will battered by strong wins throughout the weekend as Storm Ana passes through France.

The Met Office said: "10-20 cm is possible for some locations, mainly in northern Scotland, Northern Ireland, north Wales and perhaps the northwest Midlands".

"You can do this by checking the Met Office website for the daily forecast or our warnings page, or you could download our weather app which will ensure you can keep up to date while you are out and about".

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"Yellow" and "amber" warnings are in place for snow, ice and wind, while temperatures will plunge to -6C in parts of Scotland and Wales.

The snow comes just hours after Storm Caroline was thought to have brought winds of up to 90mph.

Snow on a road near Londonderry on Friday.


The Met Office says: "Road, rail and air travel delays are likely, as well as stranding of vehicles and public transport cancellations".

"Some rural communities could be cut off and power supplies interrupted".

A total of 14cm (6in) of snow was recorded in Inverness-shire, while 12cm (4.7in) was recorded in Aviemore.

South Yorkshire motorists are being asked to check road conditions before they travel, as Highways England issues a "severe weather alert" ahead of heavy snowfall in the region tomorrow.


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