Snow turns St Albans and Harpenden into winter wonderland

PUBLISHED: 11:26 01 March 2018 | UPDATED: 11:26 01 March 2018

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.

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A blanket of snow has draped over the district as temperatures plummet to subzero.

St Albans and Harpenden have experienced snowfall overnight which is continuing into the morning.

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for wind and snow between 8am and 11.55pm today. Temperatures are at approximately -3C, but will feel between -13C and -9C.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

There will be occasional spells of snow throughout the day, potentially drying up in the afternoon. The maximum temperature is -1C.

Tonight the weather will be bitterly cold with a strong easterly wind, but drier with a chance of occasional snow flurries.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow.St Albans in the snow.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick.Snow in Marshalswick.

A footpath off of Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.A footpath off of Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.

Bernards Heath in St Albans in the snow.Bernards Heath in St Albans in the snow.

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.

Harpenden in snow.Harpenden in snow.

Harpenden in snow.Harpenden in snow.

Harpenden in snow.Harpenden in snow.

Catherine Street, St Albans in the snow.Catherine Street, St Albans in the snow.

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