PICTURES: Weston-super-Mare covered in snow

PUBLISHED: 13:52 01 March 2018 | UPDATED: 16:18 02 March 2018

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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Weston-super-Mare and wider Somerset has been battered with strong winds and snow today (Thursday) and more is coming.

A night so cold that some of the sea was left behind as the tide went out. The dog investigates. Picture: Steve Shrewsbury A night so cold that some of the sea was left behind as the tide went out. The dog investigates. Picture: Steve Shrewsbury

Met Office upgraded the area to a red weather warning, which is the highest and most critical warning, which will be in place from 3pm this afternoon until the early hours of tomorrow morning (Friday).

MORE: Up-to-date information about road closures, trains and other snow-related news.

People have been out and about enjoying the snow and taking photos of a white Weston.

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas

Burnham-on-Sea lighthouse in the snow. Picture: Team behind Eat: Festivals Burnham-on-Sea lighthouse in the snow. Picture: Team behind Eat: Festivals

Izzy Angear with her snowman on Tuesday. Picture: Vicky Angear Izzy Angear with her snowman on Tuesday. Picture: Vicky Angear

Izzy and Zack Angear enjoying the snow. Picture: Vicky Angear Izzy and Zack Angear enjoying the snow. Picture: Vicky Angear

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly

Parkhurst road at 2am Parkhurst road at 2am

Locking road Locking road

Upper Church Road in the snow. Picture: John Holt Upper Church Road in the snow. Picture: John Holt

Sky News filming on Weston seafront. Picture: Eleanor Young Sky News filming on Weston seafront. Picture: Eleanor Young

Regent Street in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young Regent Street in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

Big Carrot Corner in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young Big Carrot Corner in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

Weston seafront with Brean Down in the distance. Picture: Eleanor Young Weston seafront with Brean Down in the distance. Picture: Eleanor Young

Street warden Nick clearing public areas. Picture: Eleanor Young Street warden Nick clearing public areas. Picture: Eleanor Young

Alexandra Parade in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young Alexandra Parade in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

Weston's High Street in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young Weston's High Street in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

Cafe workers clearing snow on the seafront. Picture: Eleanor Young Cafe workers clearing snow on the seafront. Picture: Eleanor Young

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning

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Snow in Wraxall is causing problems. Picture: Graham Parsons Snow in Wraxall is causing problems. Picture: Graham Parsons

Bristol Airport covered in snow. Bristol Airport covered in snow.

Kewstoke church in snow. Picture: Charlotte: Karen Richards Kewstoke church in snow. Picture: Charlotte: Karen Richards

Cheddar in the snow. Picture: Charlotte Fay-Fineran Cheddar in the snow. Picture: Charlotte Fay-Fineran

Cheddar Police Station in the snow. Picture: Charlotte Fay-Fineran Cheddar Police Station in the snow. Picture: Charlotte Fay-Fineran

Kewstoke in the snow. Picture: Karen Richards Kewstoke in the snow. Picture: Karen Richards

Wilson enjoying the snow near Weston. Picture: Nathan Aylett Wilson enjoying the snow near Weston. Picture: Nathan Aylett

Ashbrooke Park. Picture: Jay Sparkle Ashbrooke Park. Picture: Jay Sparkle

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