A yellow warning for snow and ice remains in place until 12pm today.
Heavy hail and snow showers are expected during this morning, which will build on many surfaces. Ice is also likely to form on untreated roads and pavements.
Drivers and those using public transport are advised that journey times by road, bus and train are likely to be longer. Some vehicles could become stranded.
ROADS CLOSED due to hazardous driving conditions:
- A592 Kirkstone Pass between Troutbeck and Hartsop.
- Torver - A593 around A5084.
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A yellow weather warning for rain has been issued for Cumbria by the Met Office, between 1 and 11am on Wednesday 24 January.
Heavy rain and strong winds are expected, with some properties in danger of flooding.
Public transport could also be affected, with spray and flooding on roads making journey times longer for drivers.
The met office has issued an Amber weather warning.
Further snow and ice is expected around Dumfries and Galloway.
Drivers are being urged to take extra care out on the region's roads.
The weather warning is expected to be in place until 10 o'clock tonight.
There is still a warning for strong winds in place today after Storm Eleanor brought gusts of up to 100 mph to parts of the region last night.
The Met Office's amber 'Be Prepared' warning has now been downgraded to yellow and is in place until around 6pm this evening.
Power cuts might happen and injuries from flying debris are possible in coastal communities, which are expected to be hit by large waves and spray.
Public transport may be disrupted. Information on road closures across the region can be found here.
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Strong winds and high tides are expected to hit Cumbria and southern Scotland tomorrow from 6pm until 8am on Wednesday.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning, which expects western coastal communities to be worst affected.
There is a small chance that injuries and danger to life could occur from flying debris. Power cuts may happen, along with transport disruption or cancellation of public transport.
- Latest updates here.
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.
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.
- Latest updates here.
It's been a very wet Christmas for parts of Cumbria overnight, with more than 100mm of rain falling in higher areas. There is now a yellow warning for rain in force from 9:30am to 11pm today.
Further showers with heavy spells may well lead to some flooding of low lying areas, and possibly some properties in prone locations:
- Keswick Campsite
- Rivers Brathay, Rothay and Winster
- Rivers Caldew and Petteril
- Rivers Cocker, Marron and Derwent
- Rivers Duddon, Crake and Mill Beck
- Rivers Ehen, Calder, Irt and Esk
- Rivers Wampool and Ellen
- Upper River Derwent, Stonethwaite Beck and Derwent Water
The heaviest of the rain will ease off this evening, but lighter bursts are likely to continue through the night and into Boxing Day, especially over the higher Fells in Central Lakeland.