SNOW WARNING: 'Significant snow accumulations' expected in Sheffield

Sheffield is waking up to a dusting of snow but forecasters are warning of more to come throughout Saturday and overnight.

Saturday, 17th March 2018, 6:31 am
Updated Saturday, 17th March 2018, 6:50 am
Snow has been forecast for Sheffield for Saturday.

Sheffield is waking up to a dusting of snow but forecasters are warning of more to come throughout Saturday and overnight.

The wintry weather is not causing any disruption on the city's roads this morning but a Met Office amber warning for snow comes into force at 4pm.

Snow has been forecast for Sheffield for Saturday.

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Forecasters said 'siginifcant snow accumulations' will occur throughout the day as snow showers sweep in from the East along with bitterly cold winds, creating blizzard-like conditions.

BLIZZARD ALERT: Snow warning for Sheffield upgraded to second highest levelSnow showers will continue overnight, becoming heavier, with temperatures dropping as low as -5 °C.

Snow has been forecast for Sheffield for Saturday.