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19-Jan-12, 18:11
Heavy snow showers forecast, possibly at low level

ALL roads in the Northern Constabulary area are open however, some roads in the Badenoch, Wester Ross and Sutherland areas in particular, are affected by ice and a light covering of snow.
A Met Office Yellow Alert remains in place for the majority of mainland areas and the overnight forecast includes frequent and heavy snow showers, particularly over the higher routes, possibly even to low levels which may cause some disruption to travel. There is also a significant risk of ice and drivers should exercise extra caution and drive according to the prevailing conditions.
Up to date information on the condition of roads throughout the Highlands & Islands and the rest of Scotland can be obtained from -
1.Traffic Scotland Helpline:- 0800 028 1414
2.Traffic Scotland Website:- www.trafficscotland.org or
3. from local radio broadcasts (which are regularly updated by Police)
Up to date weather information can be obtained at the Met office website:- www.metoffice.gov.uk
Issued by Force Operations Centre - PS 868 MM on 19/01/2012 16:12:00