Met Éireann has issued a Yellow Alert warning of falls of snow overnight.
“The showers will continue tonight and will turn increasingly wintry with falls of sleet and snow in many parts of the country. Accumulations are likely and in the fresh westerly winds driving conditions will be poor at times. A cold night with lows of -1 to +3 degrees and some frost as well as ice patches will form,” stated the forecaster.
The weather across Ireland is expected to remain cold for the remainder of this week and into the early days of next week.