Resident Josie Marshall was about to get in the bath when the police asked her to leave her home and move to a safer spot.
Meanwhile, resident Steve Nicholls had just returned from holiday when he was asked to gather at a nearby supermarket cafe.
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Snow showers, feels very cold. Expect an amber warning later this evening
Snow, yellow warning in force, amber in prospect
There will be showers and rain tonight. Saturday will be bitterly cold and it could start snowing early afternoon