Snow & ice warning for virtually all of Ireland - Met Éireann forecast on RTÉ

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Met Éireann Weather Warning .

Met Éireann has warned that the snow ice weather alert for Monday night into Tuesday will make for 'treacherous' morning commutes while Monday morning also requires care and another wintry front with possibly more snow could hit on Thursday.

In the latest weather bulletin on RTÉ, Met Éireann forecaster Joanne Donnelly gave details of the Status Yellow snow ice warning.

She warned that up to 3cms is expected for 'virtually all of Ireland' apart from Atlantic coastal areas. The snow will be accompanied by strong winds making driving hazardous.

"There could be some drifting of snow giving a very treacherous start on early on Tuesday morning for the roads," said Ms Donnelly.

Before that, temperatures will plummet on Sunday night into Monday morning to as low -4. Also making for tricky driving on Monday morning.

"A very very cold and frosty night and a cold and frosty start to Monday," said Ms Donnelly.

The forecaster warned that a wintry front could bring more snow on Thursday.

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