LIVE Snow updates: Drivers face icy conditions as Met Office predicts further flurries as weather warning continues
Biting conditions continue across the North East as a Met Office yellow weather warning remains in place today, Thursday, February 11, with temperatures as cold as -8C expected tonight.
Its forecasters say while the day will remain largely dry with some sunshine, the region could see some snow showers, particularly later on in the day.
The Met Office also warns we should expect another severe frost and ice stretches overnight, with the temperatures feeling especially cold because of a brisk breeze.
The Northumberland coast in particular has been warned there will be snow showers as darkness falls and says the North East can expect it to drop to as low as -8C.
Follow our live blog for the latest weather information throughout the day.
Latest weather updates for Thursday, February 11
Last updated: Thursday, 11 February, 2021, 19:55
Traffic cam shows Northumberland sunrise
This photo from the network of the North East Live Traffic Cameras shows the snowfall and conditions at the A1 at Haggerston.
If you think it’s cold here, take a look at this
The Met Office reported it had been as cold as -16c on Tuesday night.
Now it's shared this data 🥶🥶🥶
Snowy Penshaw basks in the sun
It looks to be a fresh but sunny morning so far.
Here's Penshaw a little earlier - the camera just misses the monument!
Second A19 crash causes delays for drivers
Please take care out there:
Good news for passengers as Metro services return to timetable after earlier problems
The service has said: "The earlier delays have now cleared. Thank you for your patience during this time."
Crash on A19 near Cramlington causes delays for drivers
We're sad to say there's been yet another collision on the route this morning - thankfully everyone looks safe.
Disruptions for East Durham bus passengers after bus breaks down
A19 reopens near Seaham after earlier collision
Good news for people using that stretch of road.
Washington’s WWT share showy scenes
Doesn't it look beautiful! It will be lovely to be able to return to our attractions when it's safe to so do following the lockdown.
Picture postcard scene at Herrington Country Park
Our photographer Kevin captured this wonderful scene at Herrington a little earlier.