SEVERE weather means that there are currently travel disruptions in North Ayrshire, with more expected throughout the day.

Scotrail have confirmed that trains between Ardrossan and Glasgow Central and Ayr and Glasgow Central are currently undergoing lengthy delays.

Scotrail has also said that people should avoid travelling unless absolutely necessary. 

North Ayrshire Council confirmed that all schools in the Garnock Valley are closed with pupils from the Garnock Valley who attend St Matthew's Academy asked not to travel. 

Roads across North Ayrshire are experiencing heavy snowfall and drivers are asked to take extra care whilst travelling. 

For train updates, visit Scotrail's website, for details about schools, follow North Ayrshire Council on Twitter and for the latest with the roads, follow North Ayrshire Police.

Updates as they happen.