PICTURES: Snow hits Courier Country as winter arrives in Scotland

© Credit: Cairngorm Mountain Ltd/Highland Defenders
Snow hit Scotland this morning. Credit: Cairngorm Mountain Ltd/Highland Defenders

Winter landed in Courier Country this morning as freezing temperatures caused snow showers across Scotland.

Locals woke up to wintry scenes, with the white stuff even spotted across Dundee.

In the Highlands, the likes of Aviemore woke up to almost an inch of snow with the country’s ski resorts filling in nicely.

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Posted by CairnGorm Mountain Ltd on Monday, 13 November 2017

Locals posted photos of the snow in Dundee to social media.

The Tay Road Bridge warned motorists to take care on the crossing due to the “low temperature”.

Last week the Met Office predicted temperatures would plummet to as low as -9C from Sunday night into Monday morning in the most remote parts of Scotland.

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Traffic Scotland has also warned drivers across Grampian to take care on the roads, posting: “Road users are advised to drive with care due to low temperatures and the risk of ice currently affecting driving conditions on many roads throughout the region.”