Yorkshire weather: It's officially the first day of spring... so expect some snow and wintry showers this week

The Yorkshire weather is set to take a turn on the chilly side.
The Yorkshire weather is set to take a turn on the chilly side.
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THE Equinox heralded the first day of spring today, just as weather experts warned of a cold snap that could see snow falling across the county this week.

On what is officially the first day of spring, the Met Office has urged caution as temperatures plummet, roads will become icy and we could even wake up to a white Yorkshire on Wednesday. Here is our weekend weather package from Sky News, BBC and the Met Office.

A lightning bolt over the Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth last night as storms moved up the country toward Yorkshire. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

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