By Amy Woodfield
BBC News, East Midlands
Problems continue on the A1M in Durham because of the weather.
Heavy snow is causing issues with vehicles stuck.
Some motorists have reported delays of up to two hours northbound between junctions 60 and 61 and up to an hour southbound between junction 63 and 62.
The picture below was taken by Highways England traffic officers who warn if you have to travel please allow appropriate time for your journey and make sure you are driving to the conditions.Copyright: Highways England
Drivers are being urged to avoid the A1 around Durham as vehicles breaking down in heavy snow are causing hour-long delays.
County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service tweeted pictures showing the road heavily coated in snow.
Highways England said there are delays of an up to an hour southbound between junctions 63 and 62 and up to half an hour northbound between junctions 60 and 61.
"Only travel if absolutely necessary", that's the message today as heavy snow blankets the region.
There are problems across the road networks, with motorists facing lengthy delays.