Skymet weather

Freezing weather ahead for Britain as Storm Eleanor bids adieu

January 6, 2018 11:21 AM |

Britain 1

Stormy conditions that had been wreaking havoc over Britain will now come to an end. Storm Eleanor which had been resulting in gusty winds and flooding rains across Europe is now departing from the region.

However, it is still not good news for the Brits as the stormy conditions will be replaced by a cold snap. The weekend is all set to become extremely cold. In fact, temperatures are expected to fall in the minus double digits in some places.

The minus double figures will also be accompanied with widespread frost during the weekend. While Friday could be wet in some areas, but skies will clear up and the sun will make an appearance around Saturday.

London could see highs around 7 degree Celsius on Saturday dropping to 5 degrees on Sunday. Meanwhile, in York they could drop to a mere 2 degrees on Sunday. The wind chill will make the feel like all the colder.

[yuzo_related]

Snowfall with icy conditions are expected in the lower levels as well. Road and transport services could once again witness more chaos in the coming days.

As per Met Office Forecaster, “From Friday high pressure will build close to the UK allowing a northeasterly airflow with winds coming in from the Arctic region.”

These arctic systems will result in freezing weather conditions across Britain which means the weekend may turn out to be a snowy affair in many parts. This weather may last for at least a week.

Image Credit: metro.uk


For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
RT @SkymetMarathi: नागपूर, गोंदिया, बीड आणि परभणी मध्ये चांगला पाऊस अपेक्षित #MaharashtraFloods #MumbaiRains #weathertweet t.co/T5O…
Thursday, August 22 22:30Reply
RT @SkymetMarathi: हवामान अंदाज 23 ऑगस्ट: विदर्भ, मध्य महाराष्ट्र आणि मराठवाड्यात पाऊस #MaharashtraFloods #maharashtrarains #MumbaiRainsLiv
Thursday, August 22 22:30Reply
#Hindi: 23 अगस्त मॉनसून पूर्वानुमान:पश्चिमी मध्य प्रदेश और केरल में अच्छी बारिश की उम्मीद t.co/vIU7BD0SiO #Monsoon #Hindi
Thursday, August 22 22:28Reply
Thursday, August 22 21:31Reply
उत्तर प्रदेश के कई जिलों को भिगोएगा मॉनसून: t.co/xvzJrQEhUb #Monsoon #Hindi #UttarPradesh
Thursday, August 22 21:09Reply
According to the #Gujarat Ecological Society these #floods were more of a failure of the drainage system rather tha… t.co/bAM0ADRvAh
Thursday, August 22 21:00Reply
Check out the #Monsoon Forecast August 23:Heavy #rains ahead for #MadhyaPradesh, #Kerala, #Karnataka: t.co/W7w7ZWp6Nw
Thursday, August 22 20:38Reply
स्काइमेट के मौसम विशेषज्ञों के अनुसार, राज्य के दक्षिणी और पूर्वी जिलों में अगले 24-48 घंटों में हल्की से मध्यम मॉन… t.co/mIETeNXiu3
Thursday, August 22 20:30Reply
कानपुर, लखनऊ, झांसी, फतेहपुर, रायबरेली, मेरठ, रामपुर, अमेठी, मथुरा और अलीगढ़ तथा आसपास के शहरों में अगले 24 घंटों त… t.co/UkazfAKxUq
Thursday, August 22 20:19Reply
बीते 24 घंटों के दौरान हरदोई में 114 मिलीमीटर की मूसलाधार वर्षा दर्ज की गई, कानपुर में 53 मिमी, वाराणसी में 40 मिमी… t.co/4yo3xrqHV9
Thursday, August 22 20:18Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try