Sleet is forecast in Leeds today as cold snap bites

The Met Office has issued snow and ice warnings for parts of the UK today.

By Grace Newton
Tuesday, 29th January 2019, 5:47 am
Updated Tuesday, 29th January 2019, 5:53 am
Leeds looks set to escape snowfall today
Leeds looks set to escape snowfall today

Upland areas will bear the brunt of the cold snap, but Leeds will escape relatively unscathed.

Sleet showers are predicted throughout the day, but snow is not expected to fall in the city.

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Temperatures won't rise above three degrees and there will be a gentle breeze.

A yellow warning for ice is in place from 12pm until 11am on Wednesday.