Ireland officially in the grip of a big freeze

first_imgThe country’s in the grip of a big freeze, with a Status Orange Snow-Ice warning coming into effect for many eastern counties this afternoon.Snowfall of up to 6 centimetres is expected in some areas.Drivers are being warned to take extra care on the roads due to the icy conditions.The arrival of the so-called Beast from the East has led to panic buying, as people try to stock up on the basics.The worst of the weather’s not due until Thursday when Storm Emma could bring blizzard conditions.The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says people should pay heed to the weather warnings:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic By News Highland – February 27, 2018 WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Facebook Ireland officially in the grip of a big freeze Google+ Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Homepage BannerNews Previous articlePlans to reduce opening hours of Donegal Garda Station criticisedNext articleCouncil urged to deploy extra gritting resources to rural areas News Highland center_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more