Level 3 Cold Weather Alert issued, cold weather and ice expected

Main P5The Met Office has issued a Level 3 cold weather alert across Southwest England, and South Somerset District Council is asking you to look out for others and to take extra care during the cold and icy weather. A Level 3 alert is triggered when severe weather is occurring, meaning average temperatures have dropped to 2C and widespread ice and heavy snow is present. A District Council spokesman said, “Remember to check weather forecasts and plan the day around them. Take extra care if outside to prevent any accidental slips from icy and snowy pavements. Full story: Read more