Drivers warned as snow and ice hit Scotland

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Drivers have been warned to drive with caution as snow and ice affect much of Scotland.

The A9 at Dalwhinnie in the Highlands was closed for about two hours after a lorry jackknifed near the snow gates at about 05.45.

Snow and sleet is affecting many roads including the A9, M9, M80, A720 M77, and the M73.

The Met Office issued a yellow be aware warning as an icy front arrived from the Atlantic.

Thundersnow was also forecast, with a warning that power supplies and mobile phone coverage may be affected.

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