MET Office warning of ice

A weather warning is in place for ice.
A weather warning is in place for ice.

Icy stretches may cause some disruption.

The MET Office has extended its yellow warning (high likelihood of low impacts) of ice affecting Northern Ireland from 5.00pm on Thursday 19 Jan 2023 to 10.00am on Friday 20 January 2023. 

There is potential for ice developing and some challenging travelling conditions on Thursday night and Friday morning.

What to expect

  • Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces
  • Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths

The weather warning is in place for County Antrim, County Down, and County Londonderry.

Further information and advice is available from the Met Office website:

Help and advice

  • Housing Executive tenants should call 03448 920 901

  • Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: 028 9266 4221

  • Floodline call 0300 2000 100

We have more contact details for other organisations in our section about:

There's also information available on what to do in an emergency and

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