Swathes of Britain have been blanketed in snow with forecasters warning more is on the way.
Twelve yellow “be aware” alerts for ice have been issued across Scotland, north-west England, the Midlands, southern England and London.
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A "state of emergency" has been declared in Kentucky today after a winter storm stranded hundreds of drivers on interstate highways.
Drivers were stuck on highways for up to 12 hours after becoming stuck in 21.5 inches of snow.
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear declared a state of emergency and the National Guard was deployed to assist the stranded after the winter storm hit.
The storm, which spread from Texas to New England, closed hundreds of school districts and caused the cancellation of nearly 4,000 flights.
According to NBC News, state police said that 30 miles of Interstate 65 and 50 miles of I-24 were still impassable by the afternoon.
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Severe weather warnings have been issued for large parts of the UK as forecasters predict heavy snow in the coming days.
Wintry showers are expected to hit northern England, Scotland and Northern Ireland on Wednesday and Thursday.
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning - which means be aware - and called on the public to prepare for disruption to travel.
Forecasters expect 2-5cm of snow to accumulate locally at low levels while higher ground above 150 metres could see in excess of 10cm. Visibility could be significantly reduced at times with strong and gusty winds likely to accompany snow showers.
A statement by the Met Office's chief forecaster read: "An active cold front is expected to push south-east across the UK during Wednesday introducing an increasingly cold and unstable air mass.
"Showers will become frequent and heavy, increasingly falling as snow in the north and west, and driven well inland by strong to gale force north-westerly winds. Accumulating snow is likely, especially overnight."
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The Met Office have confirmed today that the current cold weather alert will remain in place until Wednesday.
The weather and climate service posted an update on Twitter advising Britons of the ongoing Level 3 weather conditions: