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30th Jan 2019

A Number Of Schools Have Closed Due To Freezing Temperatures And Heavy Snow

James Fenton

Freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall have led to the closure of a number of Irish schools today.

With a warning in place until Saturday, people are being urged to take care on icy paths and roads as the weather looks set to get worse over the coming days.

RTÉ reporter Ciaran Mullooly has confirmed that a number of schools in the Midlands have closed as a result of the adverse weather conditions.

Meanwhile, Gardaí have urged motorists to take care on the roads with dangerous conditions in many places.

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