The Met Office have warned of potential blizzard conditions after the weekend.
They have updated their storm warning and stated: "Frequent and heavy snow showers will affect the region throughout Monday and at first on Tuesday.
"Snow showers will mainly be over high ground.
"Slight accumulations of 1 to 3 cm above 150 metres and 5-10 cm above 300 metres.
"Strong winds, gusting 50-60 mph, will lead to blizzard conditions at times and considerable drifting of lying snow.
"Frequent lightning strikes are also possible, perhaps leading to interruptions to power supplies."
They have previously issued a warning for strong winds to be widespread over the weekend, with the potential of gusts at 70-80mph.