Heavy snow brought much of Derry to standstill on Wednesday.
Many local schools and some businesses were forced to close because of the severe weather.
Job seekers who were expected to attend meetings at Lisnagelvin and Foyle Benefits Offices as well as in Strabane were excused from doing so because of the weather.
Motorists were advised by the PSNI to take care when driving and only to venture out if necessary.
In some parts of the city Journal readers reported as much as seven inches of snow overnight.
Strong winds and rain are forecast over the coming days.