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Advisory warns of "exceptionally cold weather" for Ireland

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THE MET OFFICE has issued a Yellow warning for eastern Scotland with snow on the way.

On that occasion Sheffield was blanketed under heavy snow which saw roads blocked and public transport affected. "These cold, wintery conditions are then expected to continue Wednesday, and likely beyond".

Officials have issued several snow warnings, saying that power outages and mobile phone service could be impacted, The Telegraph reported.

In the forecast, The Met Office stated that there is the potential for 10 to 15 cm of snow in places where showers become more frequent.

You can blame that very chilly air from Russian Federation and Siberia, known as the beast from the east.

It will be very cold for the time of year, Met √Čireann forecasters have warned, with temperatures staying around the low single figures inland and around 5C and 6C on the coasts.

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"Over 65s, young children and those with conditions like heart and lung diseases are all at particular risk in cold weather as their bodies struggle to cope when temperatures fall".

"Whilst a major widespread snow event is now not expected, some parts of Southeast England could have the first significant spell of snow so far this winter during next week", he said. Sunday night will be very cold, dry and frosty with lows of +1 to -3 degrees.

Today will be a cold and dry day, while temperatures will dip to -3C tonight.

By Wednesday next, day-time temperatures in Dublin will hover around freezing.

The event disrupted the polar vortex in the upper atmosphere, resulting in bitterly cold air sweeping in from Siberia, according to forecasters. It will be very cold on Monday night with a severe frost and the risk of snow showers along northern and eastern and southern coastal fringes in moderate easterly winds.


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