Met Office warning for parts of Derbyshire with more snow on the way

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow in parts of Derbyshire, which are set to see more falling in the next 13 hours.

Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 2:39 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 2:43 pm

The warning, which covers Buxton, Bakewell, Matlock and other parts of the Peak District, comes after a weekend of snowy weather in parts of the county.

The 13-hour warning came into force at 11am this morning (January 26) and will last until midnight.

Drivers have been warned that the snow may lead to travel disruption, especially in areas that were also hit by snow over the weekend.

Snow fall in Derbyshire.

The weather warning was initially only for areas north of Derbyshire, however it was extended further south early this morning.

The snow is primarily expected to affect higher parts of Derbyshire, and will turn into rain as the evening draws in.

Low-lying areas such as Chesterfield are not forecast to see any snow today, however rain if predicted.