A hundred schools have been closed after heavy snowfall blanketed the region last night.
It has led to tricky driving conditions, causing accidents and road closures.
Hundreds of homes were also left without power.
Sunderland football manager Chris Coleman admits he's frustrated as he waits patiently to make new signings this January
SAFC manager Chris Coleman says he's frustrated over not having any new players for Saturday's game against Hull.
He told the media earlier on that January isn't a good month, but he hopes he can turn that round by bringing in new faces.
A drier and brighter one on Saturday, although Sunday is looking a little more unsettled.