A yellow snow and ice warning was also expected to stay in place until this morning. Potent, blustery showers during Wednesday will persist with more snow predicted for the hills of Scotland , northern England and North Wales. "This is the problem with the storm naming system". The Met Office has now issued amber "be prepared" warnings of snow and ice for southern Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Around 100 outposts of the Border Security Force ( BSF ) retaliated effectively to Pakistan firing on the global border. Two other BSF men injured in Ramgarh sector have been hospitalised. "This unprecedented escalation in ceasefire violations by India is continuing from the year 2017 when the Indian forces committed more than 1900 ceasefire violations", he said.
In more than 150 pages of testimony released by the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday, Glenn Simpson , the co-founder of the firm behind the so-called "Steele dossier", pointed to a number of business deals that he said suggested the Russians could be laundering money through then-candidate Donald Trump.
Now Met Eireann are warning that very strong winds will occur this evening, Wednesday, and into the early hours of Thursday. This latest weather warning was issued at 10am on Thursday morning and is valid from that time until 12 noon on Friday.
The Met Office warns of heavy snow showers with up to 12 inches (30cm) possible over the highest routes, and up to four inches (10cm) at lower levels. During the night, temperatures dropped at low as minus 7C (19F) at Loch Glascarnoch while Eskdalemuir in Dumfries and Galloway recorded 36cm of lying snow.
We've learned about the intelligence community's struggles to follow its own rules, and to keep the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) and other oversight bodies fully and promptly informed about such "compliance incidents".