As snow causes disruption to travel across the region, motorists are warned that driving conditions could become much worse as the Met Office has now issued a yellow warning for ice.
Between 3pm today and 12pm on Saturday, ice stretches are expected to form on untreated roads and pavements.
Further showers could also give another 1 to 3cm of snow in places over Scotland, mainly on higher ground.
A number of roads have been closed across Cumbria due to snow and icy conditions.
- Keswick to Loweswater - B5289 Honister Pass
- Braithwaite to Lorton - B5292 Whinlatter Pass
- Ennerdale Bridge to Calder Bridge - Cold Fell Road
- Corney to Duddon Bridge - Corney Fell Road
- Eskdale to Little Langdale - Hardknott Pass
- Buttermere to Braithwaite - Newlands Pass
Drivers are asked to take extra care and plan alternative routes to their journeys.
The Met Office has also issued a warning for snow in parts of Cumbria and southern Scotland from the early hours of Friday morning and into the afternoon. Driving conditions and travel times are likely to be affected.
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for ice in Dumfries and Galloway between 3pm today 12pm tomorrow.
Showers of rain, sleet and snow are expected throughout tonight and into Thursday morning.
Motorists are advised to take extra care as icy patches will form on untreated surfaces such as roads and pavements.
Police across the Border region have been dealing with a number of accidents due to icy conditions on the roads.
In Dumfries and Galloway, police are warning of ice after a gritter lorry slid off the carriageway on the A76 north of Sanquhar earlier today.
In Cumbria, there have been multiple crashes including in West Cumbria and along the A66 at Temple Sowerby which is currently closed.
Other roads closed this morning include: Buttermere - Newlands Pass Eskdale - Hardknott Pass.
Once again, ice will create hazardous conditions across the region between now and 11am on Friday morning.
Heavy showers of rain, hail, sleet and snow are expected with some clearer periods, making temperatures dip sharply.
Ice and snow will fall on higher ground today but will possibly affect areas at lower levels, particularly in Dumfries & Galloway and the Borders.
Ice will also form on untreated roads and surfaces, causing disruption to travel.
Ice will again form on some surfaces across the region from 4pm today to 11am on Thursday morning.
Wintry showers could lead to a build up of snow on higher grounds.
Untreated roads and pathways will become slippery, causing a small chance of travel disruption in parts of the Scottish Borders.
Three roads in Cumbria remain closed due to icy conditions:
- Ennerdale Bridge - Cold Fell Road is closed due to ice between Ennerdale Bridge and Calder Bridge.
- Eskdale - Hardknott Pass is closed due to ice between Eskdale and Little Langdale.
- Buttermere - Newlands Pass is closed due to ice between Buttermere and Braithwaite.
A yellow warning for snow and ice remains in place for part of Dumfries and Galloway until this afternoon, following sub-zero temperatures which hit the region over the weekend.
There could be snowfalls of 2-5cm on some high ground, whilst ice is likely to be the main hazard. Untreated surfaces will be slippery, and travel times will be longer right through the Monday morning rush hour.
- Cold Fell Road - closed due to ice between Ennerdale Bridge and Calder Bridge.
- Corney Fell Road - closed due to ice between Corney and Duddon Bridge.
- Hardknott Pass - closed due to ice between Eskdale and Little Langdale.
- Newlands Pass - closed due to ice between Buttermere and Braithwaite.
Police are reporting hazardous driving conditions in Cumbria as roads close across the county due to ice forming on untreated surfaces.
- Corney Fell Road. Closed both ways between Corney and Duddon Bridge.
- Newlands Pass. Closed between Buttermere and Braithwaite.
- Cold Fell Road. Closed both ways between Ennerdale Bridge and Calder Bridge.
- Hardknott Pass. Closed both ways between Eskdale and Little Langdale.
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for snow and ice across the county, between the early hours of this morning and 6pm on Saturday.
Motorists are advised to take extra care as ice and snow forming on untreated surfaces could lead to vehicles becoming stranded in difficult driving conditions.
- Check the roads in Cumbria before you travel here
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for ice in Cumbria and southern Scotland.
Ice is likely to form on Friday evening and overnight into Saturday on roads, pavements and cycle paths that haven't been gritted.
Snow showers are also expected on high grounds. Drivers are warned there is a risk of slippery surfaces which will make driving conditions difficult.