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Areas Of Greater Manchester To Be “Cut Off” By Snow As Weather Gets More Severe

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Earlier reports saw Manchester Airport experiencing heavy traffic and closure of a taxiway due to weather conditions, and forecasters advised drivers to be careful on certain Greater Manchester roads.

Now, the Met Office has predicted some rural areas could be cut off after an amber alert was issued.

They said: “Road, rail and air travel delays are likely, as well as stranding of vehicles and public transport cancellations. There is a good chance that some rural communities could become cut off.

“2-5 cm of snow is likely in places over the warning area. 10-20 cm is possible for some locations, mainly in northern Scotland, Northern Ireland, north Wales and perhaps the northwest Midlands.”

Despite reports of snow fall from Saturday night, some communities in Greater Manchester have already seen a sprinkling this morning, with coverage in parts of South and East Manchester, and across most of the city centre.

Manchester city centre has been downgraded to yellow alert, while South Manchester remains amber. Further temperature drops have been predicted as low as -1 degrees C in the local area.

Met Office

Here’s how the weather could affect parts of Greater Manchester:

Predicted temperatures of up to – 4. Snow showers. Winds of up to 10 to 15 km/h. Snow coverage of up to 2-3 cm.

Meanwhile, in the city centre:

You can find out more information here.

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