Eastbourne warned to expect ‘heavy snow’

Eastbourne has been warned to expect heavy snow
Eastbourne has been warned to expect heavy snow

As the cold snap continues Eastbourne has been issued with a warning to expect ‘heavy snow’ this evening (Thursday, January 31).

The Met Office has released a yellow weather warning predicting snow and further icy condition could be on the way from about 7pm today.

According to the forecaster there is a 95 per cent chance of ‘heavy snowfall’ in Eastbourne from 7pm to 10pm.

A yellow warning for snow and ice stretches until 1pm on Friday (February 1) with temperatures ranging from 3°C to 1°C.

The Met Office said there is a 60 per cent chance of light rain at 6pm which will turn into heavy snow by 7pm.

Friday will be cold and cloudy with a further possibility of sleet and rain, according to the Met Office.