Last night temperatures across the UK fell to the lowest of the year with the mercury plunging as low as -8.7 (16.3F) in places such as Katesbridge, Co Down.
A weather warning for ice is in place today, including in the east Midlands, as freezing temperatures and offshore rain showers increase the risk of slippy surfaces.
A chilly night with widespread frost and fog in some parts of the UK which will be slow to lift in the morning.Read the full story ›
Temperatures are expected to plunge over the next three days as 2014 gets set to end on a cold note.
Temperatures are expected to drop to a low of -10C (14F) overnight - the coldest it has been all year - 48 hours after snowfall affected travellers in parts of northern England, Scotland and the Midlands.
Last night was very cold, but it didn't quite break the record due to some cloud cover. We had lows of -7C (19.4F) in parts of Northern Ireland, which was about as cold as it got. But we are expecting -10C potentially tonight in northern Scotland or Northern Ireland."
Bookmakers have installed odds of 5/1 that snow will fall in London on New Year's Day, with odds of 9/4 and 3/1 for Edinburgh and Belfast, respectively.
Temperatures are set to plunge to -10C overnight as more harsh weather is expected across the UK today.
Rain showers are due this morning which will clear much of the snow away but motorists should be wary of icy patches.
Met Office forecaster Simon Partridge said: "We will still have showers, which is likely to mean the snow will not settle.
"But it is going to be very cold indeed, as low as 4 or 5C in the south and 2C in the north."
Roads and airports have been affected by icy blizzards especially in the north of England.
Freezing conditions tonight are expected to cause further disruption on Sunday as ITV News' Sascha Williams reports.
It's going to feel very cold in parts today, with temperatures between 3C and 6C before falling to as low as -6C in some areas overnight.Read the full story ›
The AA's rescue team is out helping recovery work in Sheffield and Derbyshire following heavy Boxing Day snow.
Many abandoned cars were left in Sheffield overnight due to the heavy snowfall, while icy conditions are expected to make driving conditions difficult today.
A yellow severe weather warning for ice has been issued as cold winds hi the UK.
The Met Office warned of widespread icy patches and warned the public to take "extra care", while warning of the possibility of some disruption to travel.
The warning is expected to hold from 4pm this afternoon to midday on Sunday, as temperatures fall below freezing when in darkness.
Warnings are also in place for further snow and wind - with gusts of up to 60 miles per hour expected quite widely early on Saturday.
It will be a cold day today, with temperatures dipping below freezing shortly after dark.Read the full story ›
Drivers battled against the wintry conditions in Nottingham last night as heavy snow swept across parts of the UK.