WEATHER forecasters are warning Brits to prepare themselves for 70mph winds and more snow today as the week comes to a miserable end. The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for snow and ice in Scotland as in addition to gale force winds in the east and west of England. According to weather forecasters monitoring the week ahead, thick cloud will blanket the UK from the south of England to the north of Scotland - unleashing a deluge of dreary rain. The Met Office issued a yellow weather warning for snow in parts of Scotland "with blizzards possible on high ground." Forecasters said transport disruption was likely due to ice and drifts thanks to 6in of fresh snowfall on higher levels. Meanwhile, in rain-soaked Northern Ireland, Wales and the western half of England, a yellow wind warning is in place from 9pm tonight. Met Office experts are warning that strong northerly gusts will sweep in from Saturday night before easing on Sunday. GALE FORCE WINDS The warning read: "Winds of … [Read more...] about UK weather forecast – SNOW and ICY 70mph winds to cause travel chaos for Brita today
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WEATHER forecasters are warning Brits to brace themselves for 70mph winds and more snow today as the week comes to a miserable end. The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for snow and ice in Scotland as well as gale force winds in the east and west of England. According to weather forecasters monitoring the week ahead, thick cloud will blanket the UK from the south of England to the north of Scotland - unleashing a deluge of dreary rain. A Met Office meteorologist said: “Colder air from the north will sweep across the country bringing a risk of ice and for some of us some snow.” Britons can expect “blustery and icy winds” to thrash the nation as Arctic air moves south, Ms Mitchell told the Express. She added: “Bringing a very, very cold end to this week.” Temperatures will be “just above freezing” on Sunday morning as westerly winds of up to 70mph batter the UK. The Met Office issued a yellow weather warning for snow in parts … [Read more...] about UK weather forecast – SNOW and ICY 70mph winds to batter Britain and cause travel chaos today
A MILD and cloudy day with patches of rain and drizzle which will be mainly in the southwestern regions. Scotland will see some sunshine across the north but showers will scatter across the northern islands. Friday will see strong winds and rain early on which will form into blustery showers later in the day. On Saturday the winds will gradually ease, bringing in rain from the west and Sunday's weather will begin to settle down. UK weather forecast for 6am on Thursday December 6 UK weather forecast for 12pm on Thursday December 6 ON AIR TRAGEDY BBC radio host hanged herself after walking off show saying 'I need a break' CHOKED AT XMAS PARTY Bartender left with facial paralysis after chef puts her in headlock 'I'LL GET YOU SACKED' Travellers' fury over Sainsbury's 'discrimination' in food bank video ExclusiveFIND THEM Chilling moment burglars break into OAP's home before she dies while dialling 999 XMAS HORROR Man dies after plunging from top floor of Reading multi-storey car park … [Read more...] about Thursday’s UK weather forecast — Cloudy, mild day with Scotland seeing some sunshine and showers
BONFIRE Night is just around the corner, and with a hurricane moving across the Atlantic towards the UK, there's everything to play for. Will those sparklers be extinguished or will we avoid a washout? Here's everything you need to know about the forecast for November fifth... What is the weather forecast for Bonfire Night? With Hurricane Oscar bearing down on the UK across the Atlantic, forecasters are warning Brits to keep their tinder dry if there's any hope of lighting those bonfires. Met Service forecaster Sophie Yeomans said a weekend of forecast storms will leave much of the UK with unsettled weather, and the risk of rain on the fifth is very real for all parts. Oscar is tracking for us, but computer models offer a little hope - suggesting it will swing towards Iceland at the last moment. The UK will still suffer the sting of its tail though. The North West of Scotland will take the brunt of the winds, with gales up to 60mph. Yeomans said it was essential to: ""Keep up to date … [Read more...] about What is the latest Bonfire Night UK weather forecast? Will Hurricane Oscar arrive to ruin the party?
HURRICANE Helene is set to unleash a wave of destruction with winds gusting up to 75mph this week. The Met Office has issued a "danger to life" warning, caused by flying debris. Here's what you need to know. When and where will it hit North Wales and Britain? Hurricane Helen is expected to arrive later today with powerful winds and rain. The Met Office downgraded the storm, but yellow weather warnings have still been issued, and are expected to remain in place until tomorrow night. Grahame Madge of the Met Office said tomorrow’s wild weather will be “of far greater significance”. He said: "It is going to be a very unsettled week. Storm Helene was getting all the attention because of its tropical origins and the fact that it was a former hurricane. “It will still bring unusually-warm temperatures to Scotland on Tuesday, with a possible reading of 22C (72F) in Aberdeen and 19C (66F) in Edinburgh. “But in terms of Scotland, the warning for Wednesday is going … [Read more...] about Hurricane Helene – when and where will it hit North Wales and Britain and what is the UK weather forecast?