South Yorkshire Police said roads in South Yorkshire were 'horrendous'.
The M1 is currently running as a single lane, the Woodhead Pass and Snake Pass are closed and many roads around South Yorkshire are treacherous.
A spokesman for South Yorkshire Police operational support team said: "Driving conditions around South Yorkshire are horrendous,
"If you don't need to travel then don't.
"Please take extra care if you do need to travel, allow plenty of time and please take warm clothing with you."