Northern Ireland

A severe weather warning has been issued for NI

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Northern Ireland.

Warnings of heavy snow are valid from 1900 GMT on Friday through to midday on Saturday.

BBC weather forecaster Barra Best said: "Overnight into Saturday the rain is expected to turn wintry with the Met Office warning of up to 10cm of snow especially over hills and mountains above 150m.

"We can expect ice to form in places too."