Snow turns St Albans and Harpenden into winter wonderland

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

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

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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. - Credit: Archant

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. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

St Albans in the snow.

St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

Snow in Marshalswick.

Snow in Marshalswick. - Credit: Archant

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

A footpath off of Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

Bernards Heath in St Albans in the snow.

Bernards Heath in St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow.

Harpenden Road in St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

Harpenden in snow.

Harpenden in snow. - Credit: Archant

Harpenden in snow.

Harpenden in snow. - Credit: Archant

Harpenden in snow.

Harpenden in snow. - Credit: Archant

Catherine Street, St Albans in the snow.

Catherine Street, St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant

French Row in St Albans in the snow.

French Row in St Albans in the snow. - Credit: Archant