PICTURES: Weston-super-Mare covered in snow

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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

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. Pic

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

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Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe

Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe - Credit: Sarah Doe

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

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

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Pictu

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

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Pictu

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

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to sw

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

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to sw

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

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white

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 - Credit: Archant

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

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

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

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

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

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Karen Richards

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Snow in Weston on March 1. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

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

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

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Upper Church Road in the snow. Picture: John Holt

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

Sky News filming on Weston seafront. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Regent Street in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Big Carrot Corner in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

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

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

Street warden Nick clearing public areas. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

Alexandra Parade in the snow. Picture: Eleanor Young

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

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

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

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

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

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning - Credit: Aideen Higgins

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Snow in Wraxall is causing problems. Picture: Graham Parsons

Snow in Wraxall is causing problems. Picture: Graham Parsons - Credit: Graham parsons

Bristol Airport covered in snow.

Bristol Airport covered in snow. - Credit: Archant

Kewstoke church in snow. Picture: Charlotte: Karen Richards

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

Cheddar in the snow. Picture: Charlotte Fay-Fineran

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

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

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

Kewstoke in the snow. Picture: Karen Richards

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

Wilson enjoying the snow near Weston. Picture: Nathan Aylett

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

Ashbrooke Park. Picture: Jay Sparkle

Ashbrooke Park. Picture: Jay Sparkle - Credit: Jay Sparkle