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Forecast of wintry showers could make road conditions challenging

Devon County Council is urging people to take extra when travelling tomorrow as wintry showers and cold road surface temperatures could make conditions on Devon’s roads hazardous

Posted on: 27 January 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Warning to take extra care when travelling tomorrow morning

Road surface temperatures are set to fall below freezing across Devon again tonight – dropping lower than -4C in some parts of the county – and they aren’t expected to rise until around 10am tomorrow

Posted on: 2 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Motorists advised not to travel unless essential

Devon County Council is urging people across snow-hit areas of the county not to travel tomorrow morning (Friday 1 February) unless absolutely essential

Posted on: 31 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Warning of possible travel disruption

Devon County Council is warning of the potential for travel disruption in parts of the county this afternoon and is urging people to take extra care

Posted on: 31 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Snow in Devon

Advice to plan your journey as more snow forecast

With freezing temperatures expected tonight and snow forecast tomorrow, people are being urged to think carefully about their journey home tomorrow

Posted on: 30 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Challenging conditions for county’s gritting teams

Wintry showers and freezing road surface temperatures are expected to create challenging conditions for Devon’s fleet of gritters overnight and could create icy conditions tomorrow morning

Posted on: 22 January 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Devon’s gritters heading out as temperatures fall

Devon’s gritters have been called into action for the first time this season and will be out again tonight as road surface temperatures are set to plunge below -3C

Posted on: 29 October 2018 | Posted in: Environment