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Yellow Warning for Snow in effect from 6:00 PM GMT until Thursday, 6:00 AM GMT. Source: Met Office National Severe Weather Warnings

A spell of snow, persistent and possibly heavy, is expected during Wednesday night and early Thursday. The snow is expected to clear east before dawn on Thursday.

Travel delays are possible on roads with a risk that some vehicles and passengers could become stranded. Delays or cancellations are possible to rail and air travel. Some rural communities could become cut off. Power cuts may occur and other services, such as mobile phone, may be affected.

This warning has been updated to change the warning area by pulling the northern boundary south across Scotland and including the whole of Northern Ireland, whilst also shortening its validity time to 0600 on Thursday morning.A deepening area of low pressure is expected to track east across the UK during Wednesday night and early Thursday. Across some northern areas, a spell of persistent and perhaps heavy snow is expected to develop. This could see 3-8 cm of snow accumulate in places with up to 20 cm over high ground. There remains uncertainty regarding the extent and location of any heavy snowfall.The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings/

Yellow Warning for Wind in effect from Thursday, 12:05 AM GMT until Thursday, 9:00 AM GMT. Source: Met Office National Severe Weather Warnings

Strong winds will affect parts of the UK early on Thursday. The strongest winds are expected to transfer eastwards across the warning area before clearing by mid morning.

Road, rail and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations. There is also a possibility that some bridges may close. Power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage. Injuries and danger to life from flying debris are possible, along with some damage to buildings.

In addition, large waves are expected to affect some western coasts with beach material being thrown onto sea fronts, coastal roads and properties.

This is an update to the warning, shrinking the yellow area and also the validity period.Gusts of 50-60 mph are likely quite widely. There is some uncertainty over the peak gusts, but there is a small chance of winds reaching 70 mph in places - most likely across coastal north Wales and northwest England during the middle part of the night and then across parts of Lincolnshire and East Anglia early on Thursday morning.

The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/warnings/

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