UK weather forecast: Storm Atiyah threatens to disrupt election voter turnout

A WEATHER bomb is due to hit Britain tomorrow, just 48 hours after a major storm swept in last night. The second bout of bad weather – Storm Brendan – will create 40ft waves and is likely to prompt amber weather warnings.

Known as a “weather bomb”, the 100mph intense low pressure system will follow hot on the heels of Storm Atiyah.  Lingering bad weather is now also forecast to disrupt Thursday’s General Election.  An extreme weather warning was issued last night as 80mph gusts battered the UK.  Storm Atiyah sent gale-force winds and high seas to batter the west coast of Ireland, before continuing towards the British mainland. 

The impending arrival prompted the...
source: Express

2019-12-09 03:32
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