The feared ‘Beast from the East 2‘ is due to wreak havoc for commuters following an upgraded amber warning for nine inches of snow across Scotland.
The Met Office forecasts snow showers will continue during Monday night and Tuesday with large build-ups in parts of the central belt.
Some three inches of snow is expected to lie fairly widely on Tuesday while it could reach nine in one or two spots.
Transport Secretary Michael Matheson said: “We’re being warned that parts of Scotland are expected to face another period of challenging weather, with the Met Office issuing an amber snow warning for Tuesday.
“The current Covid-19 restrictions mean you should only be leaving your home for an essential purpose, so please consider if your journey is absolutely necessary before setting off.
“The forecast conditions will likely cause…