BREAKING: Heavy Snow Hits Whitehaven...Picture Special
The weather in Whitehaven takes a turn for the worse in a suprise rain and snow storm.
The following article is a developing and therefore is a live working document.
Heavy snow has hit Whitehaven and neighbouring areas. Our readers have informed us of many areas involved in the flash snow storm.
Many spells of snow will affect higher ground above 200 to 300 metres during this (Sunday) evening and potentially clearing from dawn on Monday.
Moreover some areas at the lower levels may see some sleet or wet snow at times throughout the night. Icy patches are expected to develop throughout the evening.
We have also been advised of a weather warning from the MetOffice please see below for more information.
Footnote: THIS IS A LIVE ARTICLE