Britain battered by six inches of snow as weather warning issued.

"THUNDERSNOW" is set to batter the UK bringing SIX INCHES of the white stuff from TODAY - as schools are forced to close.

Yellow weather warnings for snow and ice blanket most of Scotland, Northern England and all of Ireland - with the Met Office warning of icy roads, no public transport and power cuts.

Brits today woke up to a bracing -4C, with countless schools north of the border forced to close due to snow-covered routes making journeys impossible.

Highlands Council confirmed that Kilmuir Primary, Charleston Academy and Grantown Grammar will all be closed today.

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UK snow forecast: ‘Thundersnow’ to batter Britain with six INCHES of white stuff to hit TODAY as schools forced to close
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