Thursday, January 24th 2013, 4:46 PM EST
The cold snap is expected to 'go out with a bang' tomorrow as up to a foot of snow is expected to fall and much of the country will receive a final blanketing.
The Met Office has put out amber and yellow warnings for much of Scotland, the north of England, east of England and East and West Midlands, with yellow warnings in Wales, south west England and London and the South East.
It warned that strong winds will also lead to drifting and blizzard-like conditions, particularly over higher level roads in the north. Head of special operations Darron Burness said: 'It looks likely that the current cold spell will go out with a bang tomorrow....click source to read FULL Daily Mail report
Also read this report from John O'Sullivan Blundering British Met Office Now forecast Nations "Coldest Thaw"