ISLANDERS were today being warned to expect further snow showers over the next 36 hours, with the possibility of up to two inches settling in some parts.
All schools closed at 12.30 pm and and announcement about whether schools will open tomorrow will be made at 6 am.
Jersey’s Met Office put out a snow warning after the bad weather which affected Guernsey earlier in the week moved in overnight, with snow falling in Jersey from around 2 am.
Any water on surfaces is also likely to freeze overnight as temperatures plunge to -2 or -3°C, which, coupled with a fresh wind, could feel more like -10°C.
This morning the runway at Jersey Airport remained open but there were a number of cancellations because of heavy snowfall in the UK.