According to the Guardian, Philip Hammond is due to make two announcements at about 4.15 – one about the snow and the other about HS2.
Meanwhile, here are a whole load more news items which have been published today.
The Engineer – Astral bodies, fast trains and a legal reckoning
LocalGov.co.uk – Hammond set to unveil high speed rail plans
Londonist – HS2 Route Announcement Due Today
Planning Resource – Hammond to announce changes to high speed rail route
One Face in a Million – High Speed Train link Defended
Bucks Advertiser – HS2 route set to be confirmed
Journam Live – Rail plans criticised for not reaching Newcastle – criticism comes from Lord Adonis who originally choose the route