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Weather warning: Snow and ice across region

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A yellow weather warning for snow and ice is in force across Cumbria and the south of Scotland this morning.

The region is already experiencing travel disruption due to weather conditions, with numerous reports of RTC's in Cumbria and overnight incidents in southern Scotland.

The Met Office says the weather is likely to continue causing problems this morning, with the warning in force until 11.00am.

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Weather: Will heavy snow affect you?

A spell of persistent and heavy snow is expected on Wednesday night, clearing eastwards by dawn on Thursday morning.

Travel delays are likely on roads with a risk that some vehicles and passengers could become stranded.

Delays or cancellations are likely to rail and air travel.

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Weather: HEAVY SNOW NIGHT

A spell of persistent and heavy snow is expected on Wednesday night, clearing eastwards by dawn on Thursday morning.

Travel delays are likely on roads with a risk that some vehicles and passengers could become stranded.

The AMBER WARNING is in place from 9pm tonight until 5am tomorrow morning.

3-8 cm of fresh snow is likely to accumulate widely with up to 20 cm over high ground.

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