Snow way! – Another freezing night in store for Donegal

first_imgTemperatures are set to plummet again tonight as the cold snap continues in Donegal. Snow showers and icy conditions are forecast as a Status Yellow warning is issued for Monday night, lasting into Tuesday morning.(Featured photo: Conán McCrory out with his snowplough in Ballindrait) Road users are being urged to take extra care as slushy roads, freezing weather and compacted snow create difficult driving conditions.Donegal County Council gritters were deployed at the earlier time of 5pm this evening to assist on main roads. However, many untreated local roads remain covered in ice.Strong winds and thundery downpours are in store tonight, with a risk of spot flooding and of those showers turning to snow in western counties. There are warnings of wind gusts of between 90 and 110km/h at coastal areas.Temperatures will range from +1 to -1 tonight, with a dry and bright day expected on Tuesday. The cold snap shows no signs of letting up this week, with frost and snow forecast each night until the weekend.Snow way! – Another freezing night in store for Donegal was last modified: February 13th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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