Weather warning for Co Derry

Heavy rain has battered the north west
Heavy rain has battered the north west

Drivers have been urged to take extra care on the roads as the Met Office warns of more heavy rain and possibly even snow across Co Derry.

The Met Office warning says: “Across northern parts of Northern Ireland the rain is expected to turn to wet snow with 2 to 5 cm possible above about 150 m, and some slushy accumulations possible at lower levels.

“Please be aware of the need to take extra care and allow more time for travel.”

The warning is in place until 2pm today, with conditions excepted to improve this afternoon.