THE dreaded ‘Beast from the East’ will hit the UK within the next 24 hours bringing widespread snow.
The Met Office issued snow and ice warnings for much of the country as the brutal weather front moved in to batter Britain with sub-zero weather.
The agency said there is also a chance of heavy snow across Scotland on Wednesday, which could cause serious travel disruption.
“Heavier snowfall is more likely above 150m, where 5-15cm of snow may accumulate, and possibly as much as 30cm of snow in a few locations,” it added.
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