Met Office alert warns of imminent wintry weather for Derbyshire

Weather experts have issued a warning about ice in Derbyshire - and said some areas could see snow.

Saturday, 16th March 2019, 3:15 pm
Updated Sunday, 17th March 2019, 5:43 am
The Met Office has issued a wintry warning this spring weekend.

The yellow 'be aware' alert from the Met Office is valid between 9pm today and 9.30am tomorrow.

A Met Office spokesperson said: "As temperatures fall tonight, ice may become a hazard, mainly for untreated surfaces.

"This is particularly likely for upland roads where there is either lying snow or further wintry showers.

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"The showers will produce sleet and hail, and above 200-300m there may be the odd centimetre of fresh snowfall."