The Met Office has updated its forecast for today and tomorrow and have issued a Red Warning, the highest risk level, effective from 3.00pm today until 2.00am tormorrow Friday 2 March. The forecast states:
“A spell of heavy snow and blizzard conditions is expected. The snow will be accompanied by very strong easterly winds leading to severe drifting. Some places could also see significant ice build up due to freezing rain from later on Thursday evening.”
In view of this, and the likely conditions on Friday the local authority is advising all schools to close tomorrow to both pupils and staff.
As a result, Ton Yr Ywen will be closed to all pupils and staff on Friday 2nd March.