Snow is set to fall in Bolton this evening.

A Met Office yellow weather warning for snow and ice is in effect from 8pm this evening, until 10am tomorrow.

Around Greater Manchester, there has already been some snowfall on higher ground overnight and into the early hours.

Temperatures in Bolton will drop to 2C in some areas but it could feel as cold as -3C.

The hour-by-hour forecast predicts that it will rain for most of today, with the snow set to start falling in Bolton from 6pm.

Check out our guide from The Weather Channel below to see when and where snow is expected to fall in the area:

11am - Light rain, 5C, feels like 1C

12pm - Light rain, 5C, feels like 1C

1pm - Light rain, 6C, feels like 2C

2pm - Mostly cloudy, 5C, feels like 1C

3pm - Light rain, 5C, feels like 0C

4pm - Light rain, 4C, feels like 0C

5pm - Light rain, 4C, feels like 0C

6pm - Rain/snow, 3C, feels like -1C

7pm - Rain/snow, 3C, feels like -1C

8pm - Snow, 2C, feels like -3C

9pm - Light snow, 2C, feels like -3C

10pm - Snow showers, 3C, feels like -2C

11pm - Snow showers, 3C, feels like -2C

A spokesman for the Met Office said: "Wintry showers are expected to continue through Tuesday night and Wednesday morning leaving surfaces wet and leading to icy stretches developing on untreated surfaces.

"These showers will fall as a mixture of rain, hail and snow at times, the snow mostly over higher ground.

"Some places are likely to see 1-3 cm of snow, mainly above 200 m, with 4-8 cm possible over the higher ground in northwest England."