BRITS are set for warmer days again as temperatures soar to 23C tomorrow - but experts have warned of record-breaking freezing weather and snow by November. But for now things look toasty for Brits this week with temperatures making the country hotter than Athens. The south, Wales and the Midlands will see the best of the weather with glorious sunshine making a welcome return. But the north will see more wind and outbreaks of rain through the week and cloudier skies - although temperatures will still be warmer than the recent chillier conditions. And sunshine is predicted for most the UK this weekend after last Saturday and Sunday were washed out by the two named storms. Storm Ali and Storm Bronagh swept through the country last week, bringing danger to life warnings and leaving two people dead. However in just a few weeks time snow and ice could arrive early in the season, a forecaster has warned. James Madden, forecaster for Exacta Weather, told the Express: "November is looking like … [Read more...] about 23C Indian summer rolls in tomorrow… but forecasters warn November snow could kick-start record-breaking winter freeze
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News / UK and world by Press Association September 12, 2018, 10:37 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Sign up to our Daily newsletter Christmas is still well over three months away but shoppers have reported their bemusement at supermarket shelves already stocked with mince pies and tubs of chocolates. Tesco shoppers have found themselves confronted with banks of Quality Street and Heroes as they enter the supermarkets, while confused Asda, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons customers have tweeted pictures of shelves packed with mince pies – despite the festive staple generally needing to be eaten fresh within a few days. Retailers say the stocking of Christmas supplies in September – well before Halloween on October 31 – is simply down to demand from customers. A Sainsbury’s spokesman said: “We start to stock some festive products in advance of the main Christmas period as some customers like to be more organised and help spread … [Read more...] about Early arrival of Christmas products leaves shoppers bemused
Elaine Ganley, Associated Press Updated 8:45 am CDT, Saturday, September 1, 2018 In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 workers pick white grapes during the grape harvest season in the Champagne region, in Chouilly, eastern France. Temperatures have risen 1.2 degrees Celsius (2.16 F) in 30 years, and pickers are scrambling to bring in yet another early harvest. The specter of climate change is haunting the vineyards of France, and its creeping effects, including chaotic weather, are becoming the new normal. less In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 workers pick white grapes during the grape harvest season in the Champagne region, in Chouilly, eastern France. Temperatures have risen 1.2 degrees Celsius (2.16 F) ... more Photo: Thibault Camus, AP In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, a worker picks white grapes during the grape harvest season in the Champagne region, in Chouilly, … [Read more...] about Champagne trying to defeat heat amid another early harvest
Lupe Valdez reports outraising Andrew White in last campaign period, still far behind Gov. Greg Abbott By Peggy Fikac May 15, 2018 Updated: May 15, 2018 10:51am AUSTIN — Former Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez out-raised Houston businessman Andrew White heading into early voting in their gubernatorial runoff but he still has considerably more in his coffers, according to campaign finance reports filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. Express Newsletters Get the latest news, sports and food features sent directly to your inbox. Sign up Most Popular 1 Teen gets 30 years in Canyon Lake abduction case 2 With or without Kawhi, Spurs were bound for a reckoning 3 Bexar County DA candidates weigh in on dismissal of prominent San Antonio businesswoman’s DWI charge 4 DA refiles dismissed DWI 5 Former students corroborate allegations against Bryce Milligan Print subscribers get a password for your existing account here Valdez reported … [Read more...] about Lupe Valdez reports outraising Andrew White in last campaign period, still far behind Gov. Greg Abbott
PERIODS are painful and irritating to endure, but it's really important to keep an eye on them – because prolonged irregularity could be a major warning sign of a bigger health issue. So how do you know when something's amiss with your monthly cycle? We asked Anna Druet, chief science researcher at ovulation tracking app Clue, to advise. She says: "Firstly, it's important to define what exactly is 'normal' and what is 'irregular' when it comes to periods. "A 'normal' period usually refers to a period that typically happens every 24 to 38 days for adults, and lasts between four to eight days. In that time, you can shed anything between 5-80ml of blood (that's up to six tablespoons). An average period sheds two to three tablespoons (35-40ml) of blood and tissue. People who are in the upper five to six tablespoons are considered to have heavy menstrual bleeding. "The typical 5-80ml amount would use between three to 16 regular absorbency tampons or pads per cycle, but you can also … [Read more...] about Ask the Expert: Should I be worried about my irregular periods?