WEATHER: Sub-zero temperatures to hit Northern Ireland in next 24 hours

Temperatures are set to dip below freezing on Thursday evening.
Temperatures are set to dip below freezing on Thursday evening.

Temperatures in Northern Ireland will plunge to below zero in the next 24 hours.

Met Office forecasters predict parts of Northern Ireland will experience sub-zero temperatures from Thursday right through to Saturday.

Meteorologists believe it could feel as cold as -2°C over the coming days.

The cold snap comes hot on the heels of a severe weather warning issued by the Met Office on Wednesday for ice.

To keep up-to-date with the weather forecast in your area visit the Met Office online.