Met Éireann has forecast sharp to severe frosts this week, as temperatures are set to drop across Ireland.
Icy stretches are forecast for the country, with some wintry showers also expected.
Met Éireann said that the advisory is valid from 4pm tomorrow until midnight on Friday.
Weather Advisory for Ireland.— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) December 1, 2020
Much colder for the rest of the week, with sharp to severe frosts and icy stretches. Some wintry showers too.
Valid: 16:00 Wednesday 02/12/2020 to 23:59 Friday 04/12/2020 pic.twitter.com/Ju6kATGH0c
It said temperatures would drop below zero tomorrow night and there was also a possibility of hail and thundery showers.
Thursday will be very cold with widespread heavy showers or longer spells of rain. Some showers may turn wintry on high ground in the west.
On Thursday night, wintry showers will mostly retreat to western coastal counties.
Many areas will be dry with clear spells and a sharp ground frost, leading to some icy patches.
It will be coldest in Ulster and Leinster, with lowest temperatures of -3C to 2C.
There is a new Meteorologist's Commentary out now.— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) December 1, 2020
❄️❄️ A significant change in our weather pattern will occur this week with a cold polar maritime airmass sweeping across the country.
Further details here 👉 https://t.co/ktXtWjbfIg pic.twitter.com/dWPhpeZttZ