WORCESTERSHIRE residents are waking up to poor weather conditions this morning as heavy rain and sleet hits our region. 

The band of rain is pushing northwards but is not expected to fall as snow in this region. 

After the band clears the forecast is for sunny spells with temperatures up to 6C this afternoon. But overnight into Saturday morning, heavy rain is again forecast. 

The Met Office's yellow warning of ice remains in place this morning, with a warning for people to look out for icy surfaces that cause slips and falls. 

For a more detailed forecast see the weather section of our website.