GRITTERS will be heading out tonight as snow and hail have been predicted. 

Road temperatures are expected to drop to as low as -0.5C tonight (Friday).

Worcestershire County Council and Ringway Worcestershire will be sending their gritters out tonight due to risks.

A spokesperson for Ringway Worcestershire said: "Wintery showers this afternoon and then early hours tomorrow morning, bringing a risk of hail, sleet or snow.

"Road surface temperatures may dip to -0.5c. Therefore, our gritting team will be out from 9pm tonight.

"Please travel safely if you are out later."