Met Office

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Heavy snowfall causes severe traffic jams and school closures in Cornwall

Heavy snowfall causes severe traffic jams and school closures in Cornwall

Heavy snowfall causes severe traffic jams and school closures in Cornwall

Cars have been brought to a standstill, and schools forced to close in Cornwall due to heavy snowfall on Thursday afternoon.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Woman dies after caravan blown off cliff by Storm Ali’s 91mph winds

Woman dies after caravan blown off cliff by Storm Ali’s 91mph winds

Woman dies after caravan blown off cliff by Storm Ali’s 91mph winds

A woman has died after the caravan she was in was blown off a cliff in Storm Ali which has brought gusts of 91mph.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Winter isn't over yet as snow heads for the UK once again

After Storm Emma and the beast from the east, more snow set to hit UK

After Storm Emma and the beast from the east, more snow set to hit UK

A cold front is heading to the UK from Poland which is expected to bring ice, snow and strong winds

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

How did the Beast from the East come to rage across the UK?

How did the Beast from the East come to rage across the UK?

Where exactly did this freak storm come from?

It seems problems caused by the Beast from the East actually started out in the north

'UK always get its knickers in a twist' - Beast from the East is mocked online

'UK always get its knickers in a twist' - Beast from the East is mocked

'UK always get its knickers in a twist' - Beast from the East is mocked

Many have criticised others for overreacting to the winter weather

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

'Who needs an alarm clock?' - Storm Georgina keeps the UK up at night

'Who needs an alarm clock?' - Storm Georgina keeps the UK up at night

'Who needs an alarm clock?' - Storm Georgina keeps the UK up at night

Storm Georgina has arrived in the UK bringing gusts of up to 90 mph

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Drivers stranded overnight in Scotland due to snow and ice

Mountain rescue teams were sent to help those stuck on the M74

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

'Wheelie bins dancing down the street' - Storm Eleanor hits the UK

'Wheelie bins dancing down the street' - Storm Eleanor hits the UK

'Wheelie bins dancing down the street' - Storm Eleanor hits the UK

Winds of up to 100mph were recorded by the Met Office last night

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Bitter weather continues as Britain weathers coldest night of the year

Bitter weather continues as Britain freezes through coldest night of the year

Bitter weather continues as Britain freezes through coldest night of the year

Temperatures dropped below freezing in many parts of the country

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

UK braced for more disruption with planned snowfall from Storm Caroline

Storm Caroline snow set to bring fresh chaos to UK

Storm Caroline snow set to bring fresh chaos to UK

Up to 20 centimetres (eight inches) of snow could fall on Monday as the storm keeps its grip on the country

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Scotland braced for Storm Ophelia as Ireland recovers from severe gusts

Scotland braced for Storm Ophelia as Ireland recovers from severe gusts

Scotland braced for Storm Ophelia as Ireland recovers from severe gusts

Three died during the storm and thousands have been left without power

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Many share photos of spectacular and shocking lightning storm raging through the night

UK lightning: The craziest photos of last night's storm as it raged through the night

UK lightning: The craziest photos of last night's storm

Many were surprised at the intense lightning that ripped through the sky, with some claiming it was a 'silent storm'

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Woman dies after being hit by debris in Storm Doris

Woman dies after being hit by debris in Storm Doris

Woman dies after being hit by debris in Storm Doris

A woman has died in Wolverhampton after being hit by debris caused by Storm Doris

'Perfect weather for flying a kite' - Twitter shares Storm Doris devastation

'Perfect weather for flying a kite' - Twitter shares Storm Doris devastation

'Perfect weather for flying a kite' - Twitter shares Storm Doris devastation

Storm Doris has been raging in the UK today, bringing gale-force winds and snow and many on Twitter have been sharing their experiences of the storm

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Snow and sleet on the way as temperatures plunge as low as -5 across UK

Snow and sleet on the way as temperatures plunge to -5 across UK

Snow and sleet on the way as temperatures plunge to -5 across UK

Forecasters have warned that temperatures over the next few days will be up to five degrees colder than usually expected at this time of year, which could bring snow and sleet

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations and delays

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations and delays

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations

Fog has caused travel disruption across the south of England, as thousands are facing flight cancellations and delays

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

'As threatening as a teetotal auntie in tan tights on Boxing Day' - Twitter reacts to Storm Barbara

'As threatening as a teetotal auntie in tan tights on Boxing Day' - Twitter reacts to Storm Barbara

'Like an auntie in tan tights on Boxing Day' - Twitter reacts to Storm Barbara

The Met Office has warned those in Scotland, the north of England and Northern Ireland that Storm Barbara is on its way for Christmas, but not everyone is taking the threat that seriously