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Gritting update

How we grit our roads

We are unable to respond to requests to grit individual streets. We treat our road network on a priority route. Find out more about gritting and roads.

Wednesday 06 December 2023, 1200hrs


Fine and dry this afternoon, with RSTs struggling to recover above zero. A cold evening with cloud amounts increasing from the west for the first part of the night. RSTs below zero with ice and hoar frost a risk this evening and through tonight. Arriving shortly after the cloud, a band of precipitation will make its way in from the west, this preceded by a little snow and sleet before turning to rain by dawn. RSTs gradually recovering above zero as the night goes on and milder air moves in. Outbreaks of rain persisting tomorrow morning.

Forecast Minimum Road Surface Temperature -2.2 degrees.


1. Treat primary roads in all domains from 1300 hours.

2. Treat primary roads in all domains from 2300 hours..

3. Patrol primary roads in North & East domains from 0200-0600 hours.



Page last updated:
06 Dec 2023

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