It’s hard to believe this is the final weekend of July. It’s also the final weekend when the sunset will be at 8 p.m. or later on Saturday and Sunday. Starting next Sunday, the sun will set at 7:58 p.m. in Boston, then it will continue to get earlier. But it’s not August just yet, and the final weekend of July will be quite summery. The next few days will feature a lot of sunshine and very warm temperatures as well as a bit of a break from the extreme humidity. It’s not going to be dry, though. Here’s the day-by-day weather forecast for this weekend: Friday: Mostly sunny skies could yield to a brief shower or two on Friday. High temperatures during the afternoon will near 90 degrees inland. Saturday: Temperatures Saturday will be in the 80s. There is a chance for a round of showers and thunderstorms in the middle part of the day, but most of us will not see much in the way of precipitation. I wouldn’t cancel any plans, and heading to the beach on … [Read more...] about Here’s David Epstein’s weekend weather forecast
Weekend weather forecast
BRITS are in for a right roasting this weekend as another mini heatwave is expected to sweep the nation. Here is what we know about the hot spell on its way to the UK. How hot is it today? UK temperatures reached a sweltering 22C at 3pm in what continues to be a dry and fine day. Brighton, Cumbria and Edinburgh have seen the brightest skies, without a cloud in sight. Thunderstorms are expected in the North West, around Londonderry, where temperatures remain around 19C. Cloud cover will spread across central areas, and there will be a risk of rain in the South West, around Exeter later today. What's the UK weekend weather forecast? Temperatures are expected to reach 26C in the south east over Saturday and Sunday with most of the country seeing warm sunshine. But there will be some downpours on both days. Heavy showers are set to break out in the south, but the east may escape the downpours with heavier cloud cover. Eleanor Bell, principal meteorologist for The Weather Company, told the … [Read more...] about How hot is it today, what’s the UK weekend weather forecast and when will the ‘European Monsoon’ hit?
SIZZLING temperatures could reach as high as 28C today - making it the hottest April day in nearly 70 years. But as eager sunshine worshippers hope to lap up more rays today, authorities have warned the public to "stay indoors" as a toxic plume from France and Spain blows in. The pollution will be at its worst today and tomorrow, with a warning for people with lung and heart problems to avoid strenuous activities outside, with anyone experiencing discomfort advised to head indoors. Met Office Meteorologist Steven Keates said today's soaring temperatures across many parts of south east England could beat the 1949 April record - making it a scorching day for many parts of south east England. He said: "The temperatures we are looking at today are probably 27C in the London area, with a chance we might scrape 28C. "In context, the last time we saw temperatures this high was in April 2011, when we recorded 27.8C. If we beat that, then it will be the highest April temperature since … [Read more...] about UK weather forecast prompts ‘stay indoors’ warning as 28C and toxic air from France chokes Britain on ‘hottest April day for 70 YEARS’
LONDON is set to swelter this week as the locals enjoy some long awaited sunshine. Here’s what we know about the heatwave heading for the capital. What is the London weather forecast for this week? London is set to see a scorcher of the next few days lasting into the weekend. Brits were warned to "stay indoors" as 27C heat and toxic air arrives from the south today. After eager sunshine worshippers rushed out to lap up some rays yesterday, a warning has been issued over pollution coming in from France and Spain. The toxic plume will be at its worst today and tomorrow, as advice from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said: "Thursday and Friday have the chance of localised high pollution levels near east coasts of England, with isolated pockets also possible in busy urban areas in southern and eastern England. "Areas of moderate air pollution are expected across southern parts of the UK, with more isolated moderate levels in the North, mainly close to coasts." … [Read more...] about How hot is it today, what’s the London weather forecast this week and what’s the definition of a heatwave?
LONDON is set to swelter this week as the locals enjoy some long awaited sunshine. Here’s what we know about the heatwave heading for the capital. What is the London weather forecast for this week? London is set to see a scorcher of the next few days lasting into the weekend. Met Office meteorologist John West said areas across the south east would see the warmest weather of 24C to 26C today and tomorrow, saying: "As we are importing warm air from the south, we are likely to build on those temperatures throughout the week. "Thursday most likely will be the warmest day of the week." At 25C, the temperature is expected to be more than 10C higher than the UK average for the time of year. The sizzling temperatures are coming courtesy of a hot African air plume, which has been sending the weather soaring. How long will the heatwave last? Wednesday has officially become the hottest day of the year so far with 25C recorded in the south East. Previously, Tuesday was the hottest … [Read more...] about How long will the heatwave last, what’s the London weather forecast this week and when was the hottest on UK record?