UK weather: Forecasters predict heavy downpours across Britain on Super Saturday

Will rain stop play on Super Saturday? Forecasters predict heavy downpours across Britain on July 4 when pubs reopen as police are braced for action Much of the UK faces wet conditions this weekend with heaviest rain and strong winds in western areas Rain will remain in the West into next week, but brighter and … Read more UK weather: Forecasters predict heavy downpours across Britain on Super Saturday

UK weather: Forecasters predict heavy downpours across Britain on Super Saturday

Forecasters have warned ‘Super Saturday’ could be a washout amid fears Britain’s pub gardens will be soaked on the first day they are allowed to reopen in three months following the coronavirus lockdown. Much of the UK is facing wet conditions this weekend with the heaviest and most frequent downpours in western areas along with … Read more UK weather: Forecasters predict heavy downpours across Britain on Super Saturday

UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

Heatwave, what heatwave? Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today with warnings of floods and power cuts as temperature falls to 66F Met Office warns of flooding, train delays and power cuts today in North West England and western Scotland  Forecasters say showers will merge into periods of heavy … Read more UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

Heatwave, what heatwave? Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today with warnings of floods and power cuts as temperature plummets to 10C overnight Met Office warns of flooding, train delays and power cuts today in North West England and western Scotland  Forecasters say showers will merge into periods of … Read more UK weather: Britain will be hit by five inches of rain and 50mph winds today

Torrential rain and floods on the way as weather warnings released across Britain amid 50mph winds

Britain’s heatwave has come to an abrupt end this weekend, with weather warnings for torrential downpours and heavy winds set to hit parts of the country today and tomorrow. The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for rain today from 6am until 3pm tomorrow in parts of Northern Ireland, Scotland and in the North … Read more Torrential rain and floods on the way as weather warnings released across Britain amid 50mph winds

UK Weather: Roads melt and London ‘runs out of water’

Roads melted and London prepared for water shortages as temperatures soared to 92F on the hottest day of the year so far – before Britain was struck by dramatic thunderstorms overnight.   Sweltering 92F (33.3C) temperatures were recorded in southern England on Thursday afternoon, surpassing the 90.7F (32.6C) highs experienced in London on Wednesday. The Met Office … Read more UK Weather: Roads melt and London ‘runs out of water’

UK Weather: Roads melt and London ‘runs out of water’

Roads melted and London anticipated water shortages today as temperatures soared to 92F on the hottest day of the year so far – while forecasters warned of severe thunderstorms across much of the UK.   Sweltering 92F (33.3C) temperatures were recorded in southern England this afternoon, surpassing the 90.7F (32.6C) highs experienced in London on Wednesday. … Read more UK Weather: Roads melt and London ‘runs out of water’

Sunworshippers face burning in maximum UV strength rays

Britons were on high alert for sunburn today with the absence of aircraft in the skies set to give the country its highest levels of ultraviolet radiation on what will be the second consecutive hottest day of the year. The Met Office said UV rays, which can increase the risk of skin cancer, could reach … Read more Sunworshippers face burning in maximum UV strength rays

Britons whine about the heat as temperature is still 73F at midnight 

Too hot to sleep! Twitter outrage boils over as Britain swelters under the sheets amid temperature that was still 73F at midnight Temperatures across Britain soared to over 90F for the first time this year But many struggled to sleep in the heat with the mercury still at 73F at midnight  People shared hilarious memes … Read more Britons whine about the heat as temperature is still 73F at midnight 

Sunburn warning as Britain faces its highest EVER UV levels

Britain could reach its highest levels of UV radiation due to a lack of planes, coupled with clear blue skies and sweltering temperatures – a potent combination that increases the risk of skin cancer. Ultra-violet rays, which can also cause sunburn and cataracts, are expected to reach level 9 across parts of Devon and Cornwall … Read more Sunburn warning as Britain faces its highest EVER UV levels