MANY parts of Northern Ireland have been hit with up to six inches of snow, with severe winds forecast for later on Tuesday.
The latest cold snap has also forced the closure of a number of schools across the Province.
Many roads have been badly affected by the snow with reports of minor collisions and accidents.
Schools closed on Tuesday
Our Lady’s Grammar School, Newry.
St Joseph’s Convent Primary School, Newry.
Holy Cross Primary School, Atticall, Kilkeel.
Cloughoge PS, Newry.
St Patrick’s Primary School, Drumgreenagh.
St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook.
St Patricks PS, Cullyhanna.
Castlewellan Primary School, Castlewellan.
Brackenagh West Primary School, Kilkeel.
St. Mark’s High School, Warrenpoint.
Sacred Heart Grammar, Newry.
St Patrick’s Nursery & Primary School, Newry.
St Michael’s PS, Newtownhamilton.
St Mary’s Primary School, Granemore.
Moneydarragh PS, Annalong.
St Mary’s High School, Newry.
Darkley Primary School, Darkley, Armagh.
Clontifleece Primary School, Warrenpoint.
Abbey Christian Brothers’ Grammar, Newry.
St Mary’s PS Carland, Dungannon.
St Colmcille’s High School, Crossgar.
Dromintee Primary School, Killeavy.
St Patrick’s, Mayobridge.
Mullaglass Primary School, Newry.
Killean Primary School, Newry.
Drumhillery PS, Middletown.