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UK weather: Warning upgraded as heavy snow forecast

Heavy snow is expected to fall across Wales and southern England later, bringing travel disruption for the evening rush hour.The Met Office has upgraded a weather warning from yellow to amber for heavy snow between 14:00 to 21:00 GMT.Meanwhile, temperatures have fallen to the lowest level this winter, with Braemar, Aberdeenshire, dropping to -14.4C (6F) this morning.It is the lowest in the UK since -15.6C in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, in 2012.The Met Office warns the heavy snow could cause: Travel delays on roads which could strand some vehicles and passengers Some delays and cancellations to rail travel Rural communities could be cut off Power cuts are likely and other services, such as mobile phone coverage, could be affected What's ...