Snow gates on the A93 have closed as a result of wintry conditions.
Motorists have been warned that the snow gates at Braemar and Spittal of Glenshee have shut.
Police are advising road users to seek an alternative route as a result.
It comes after a snow and ice warning was issued for the north and north-east for the most part of today until 8pm tomorrow.
Latest images of the road show its surface covered in snow.
Heavy snow is expected and possibly cause significant travel disruption.
#A93 – Braemar (NON-TRUNK)❗️❄️
Snow gates at Braemar towards Glenshee Ski Centre have been ⛔️CLOSED⛔️ due to heavy snow.
— Aberdeen Travel (@AberdeenTravel) January 13, 2021