ICE ALERT: Severe weather warning for 4PM TODAY

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for ice for the East Midlands.

Friday, 13th January 2017, 12:01 pm
Updated Friday, 13th January 2017, 12:01 pm
Gritting teams have been treating primary and secondary routes across the county.

The warning comes into force at 4pm today and lasts until midnight.

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Ice is likely to form on untreated surfaces especially where showers of sleet, snow and hail occur.

1 to 2cm of snow may affect low lying areas with more over higher ground.

This may lead to the risk of disruption with difficult driving conditions and longer journey times.