The majority of schools in Waterford City and County have closed today due to the weather conditions. Waterford Institute of Technology is also closed.
There will be no mail service in Waterford today. An Post say the mail centre is open to deal with passport enquiries and other issues.
Met Eireann has issued a Level Orange severe weather alert in Waterford until 12 midday tomorrow.
Heavy snow showers will continue today, tonight and during tomorrow with snow accumulations up to 8cm.
Gardai in Dungarvan have advised that the N25 between Dungarvan and Ring N25 is currently impassable.
The Youghal bypass also reportedly treacherous.
They say that people should avoid driving unless it’s essential.
Gardai says Main Street in Tramore is very slippy for both motorists and pedestrians and should be avoided today.
They are also asking motorists to excercise care at junctions.
Suirway’s bus services between Waterford and Dunmore East, Passage East and Portlaw will not operate.
Waterford District Court is sitting today. The Waterford criminal Circuit Court and Waterford family law circuit court is also sitting today.
The government has confirmed they will double the fuel allowance for this week.