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

We would love to see your pictures. Upload them to www.iwitness24.co.uk, send them to newsdesk@westonmercury.co.uk, tag us on Facebook or tweet us at @WsMercury.

Sand bay. Picture: Sarah DoeSand 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 ElstonIce 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 ElstonIce 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 NicholasConservation 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: FestivalsBurnham-on-Sea lighthouse in the snow. Picture: Team behind Eat: Festivals

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Parkhurst road at 2amParkhurst road at 2am

Locking roadLocking road

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

iwitness24_3625780_Weston in the snowiwitness24_3625780_Weston in the snow

Snow in Wraxall is causing problems. Picture: Graham ParsonsSnow 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 RichardsKewstoke church in snow. Picture: Charlotte: Karen Richards

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

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

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

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

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

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