Shannonside motorists warned to expect hazardous conditions due to cold snap

Motorists are being advised to brace themselves for harsh driving conditions as the rush hour commute begins.

Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan, Leitrim, East Cork, Tipperary and Waterford are expected to be worst affected by snow and ice, with a yellow warning in place from Met Eireann.

Brian Farrell from the RSA says all road users need to be careful