Tag: ice

Did you Scrape Ice Today?

The weather has taken a turn for the worse this week, with cold weather arriving. This morning, (Thursday 21st October) people had to scrape some ice off the car windscreens as temperatures just before the school run were just above freezing. A reminder to get our vehicles winter ready and look out some de-icer! Temperatures […]

Last of the Ice

Just a little reminder to still take care on some paths when out walking. As we mentioned last Thursday, the snow had to be gone by today, a thaw taking grip of Central Scotland. However, some of the more stubborn hard packed ice on pavements is still melting. Areas like the Public Park, pictured this […]

Snow and Ice to Continue

Conditions are set to remain cold throughout the coming week with a continuation of snow and ice. The snow from the last few days, remains hard packed, now as ice over much of Lanarkshire as this snowy scene over High Blantyre shows. The weather forecast is for more of the same throughout the coming week […]

Caution when Driving

Please take care if out driving. Ice is the problem today, the frozen snow from yesterday still lying on the roads due to cold temperatures. Pavements are slippy and there’s more than a few cars driving around with only part of their windscreens or side windows defrosted. The forecast is much the same this week […]

Ice Warning for Blantyre

A severe weather warning for ice in Central Scotland has been issued by the Met Office for tomorrow, Monday 16 December 2019. It will be in place from 3am till 10.30am tomorrow, with warnings of icy surfaces forming overnight. Roads and pavements in Blantyre are already icy with some side roads pretty treacherous. Temperatures will dip below zero tonight. […]