Gritters will be out on Donegal roads this evening as temperatures plummet

Motorists warned of ice and snow on the county's roads tonight

Winter driving Donegal

Freezing temperatures and wintry showers forecast

Gritters will be out on main roads across Donegal as temperatures look set to drop to below 0°C, and down to -2°C inland.

Donegal County Council has announced that the gritters will be in action from 9.00pm. 

Showers are expected to become increasingly wintry overnight, with widespread frost and icy patches on roads.

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