A wintry snap is anticipated throughout a lot of Scotland with a warning for snow in place all through the day.
A Met Workplace yellow “be aware” alert has been put in place from 04:00 to 21:00.
Essentially the most northerly components of the nation should not lined however “disruptive snow” is forecast – primarily over larger floor – additional south.
A mixture of rain and snow is probably going at decrease ranges however 10cm (4in) of snow is feasible on the hills.
An authentic warning has been “pulled northwards” that means it now covers extra of Scotland than initially anticipated.
A growing space of low strain will deliver snow however not more than a “transient slushy covering” at low ranges such because the central lowlands.
Nonetheless, as much as 6cm (2.5in) is anticipated at between 200m and 300m above sea degree with extra doable at larger ranges.
It comes simply days after Storm Gareth introduced appreciable journey disruption because it swept throughout the nation.
Police have warned drivers that circumstances could possibly be hazardous as a result of snow and that “extra caution” needs to be proven.
Anyone travelling has been suggested to make sure their car is “adequately prepared” with ample gasoline and provides like heat clothes and meals and water in case of any delays.
They need to additionally cost their cellphones and plan their route and various routes.
Gritters have additionally been out in drive throughout the nation forward of the forecast dangerous climate.