Parts of Tayside are expected to be among Scotland's coldest places later this week as winter weather returns to the region.
A Perthshire road has been forced to close as heavy snowfall moves across Scotland.
Tayside and Fife was hit by road closures and crashes as Storm Deirdre brought heavy snow, rain and wind to the local area.
Facebook and Instagram users across the UK and the wider world reported problems using the platforms on Thursday afternoon.
Forecasters say Scotland could be in for some stunning displays in the night sky on Tuesday evening - off the back of a day of stunning summery weather.
The teenager who abducted, raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail has appealed against his 27-year sentence - and claimed he was the victim of a miscarriage of justice.
A huge blaze has broken out at a Scots football club's home stadium.
The Scottish Parliament has agreed to a ban on pavement parking across the whole of the country.
Weekend forecast for freezing temperatures, snow and ice as Tayside and Fife braces for winter weather
Locals have been told to prepare for the possibility of snow and hail as Scotland braces for the return of freezing winter weather.
A heatwave is forecast to bring sweltering conditions to Scotland this week after more than a month of sodden weather.