Yellow warning of ice affecting East of England


Yellow warning for East of England

Between 18:00 (UTC) on Wed 1 Dec 2021 and 10:00 (UTC) on Thu 2 Dec 2021


Wintry showers will lead to icy stretches Wednesday night and into Thursday

What to expect

  • Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces
  • Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths
  • Some roads and railways likely to be affected by ice and perhaps snow, resulting in longer journey times

What should I do?

Issued: 10:16 (UTC) on Wed 1 Dec 2021

Further details

Wintry showers are expected to affect northern Scotland and parts of eastern England Wednesday night and into Thursday leading to icy stretches forming. These showers will fall as sleet and snow even to low levels at times, mainly away from immediate coasts, with some small accumulations likely. 1-2 cm of snow may accumulate in parts of northern Scotland and the North York Moors with 2-5 cm across higher ground.

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Regions and local authorities affected

Central, Tayside & Fife

  • Angus
  • Perth and Kinross

East Midlands

  • Lincolnshire

East of England

  • Norfolk
  • Suffolk


  • Aberdeen
  • Aberdeenshire
  • Moray

Highlands & Eilean Siar

  • Highland

North East England

  • Darlington
  • Durham
  • Gateshead
  • Hartlepool
  • Middlesbrough
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • North Tyneside
  • Northumberland
  • Redcar and Cleveland
  • South Tyneside
  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Sunderland

Orkney & Shetland

  • Orkney Islands
  • Shetland Islands

SW Scotland, Lothian Borders

  • Scottish Borders

Yorkshire & Humber

  • East Riding of Yorkshire
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • North East Lincolnshire
  • North Lincolnshire
  • North Yorkshire