UK braces for ‘beast from the east’ as Met Office warns of snow
Amber warnings issued as major disruption to roads, railways and airports expected
Heavy snow and freezing conditions are expected along the east coast of the UK and south-east England on Monday night and Tuesday, causing disruption on the roads, railways and in the air, as the “beast from the east” envelops the British Isles.
The Met Office has issued yellow and amber weather warnings for snow in England, Wales and Scotland on Monday evening and Tuesday morning, with accumulations of up to 15cm possible in some places, and temperatures at well below freezing.
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Source: Guardian Transport