MAP: UK set for COLDEST winter freeze - Level 2 weather alert issued for severe SNOW event

SUB-zero temperatures, Arctic gales and heavy ‘thundersnow’ are about unleash mayhem as Britain braces for the “worst winter freeze for years”.

A violent storm set to hit Scotland on Sunday night will open the floodgates for a freezing Polar plunge to engulf the country. Winds will gush in from Iceland and Canada driven by a powerful jet stream currently wedged over the UK. The west-to-east current of air which flows high in the atmosphere will drag a mix of stormy Atlantic conditions and frigid air into Britain. Parts of the country will be buried under several “feet of snow” by the middle of next week, some...
source: Express

2018-01-12 17:35
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