Flash… flood: Huge thunderstorms keep Brits awake as torrential downpours turn roads into rivers threatening the rush-hour commute – with forecasters warning of a wet and windy week ahead

Flash… flood: Huge thunderstorms keep Brits awake as torrential downpours turn roads into rivers threatening the rush-hour commute – with forecasters warning of a wet and windy week ahead

Torrential downpours have kept Brits awake overnight as the country’s roads turn into rivers and threaten the morning rush-hour commute. Sleepless Londoners have taken to social media to share ‘insane’ videos of... Read more »
Hope they remembered their wellies! Revellers ignore the downpours as rain hits Leeds Festival and threatens to dampen celebrations in Reading with Brits suffering another drenching over Bank Holiday weekend (but the sun may be back tomorrow!)

Hope they remembered their wellies! Revellers ignore the downpours as rain hits Leeds Festival and threatens to dampen celebrations in Reading with Brits suffering another drenching over Bank Holiday weekend (but the sun may be back tomorrow!)

Revellers ignored the downpours today as rain hit Leeds Festival and threatens to also dampen the celebrations in Reading today.  The Met Office predicted heavy showers in the east for this afternoon... Read more »
Tropical air could make Britain hotter than California next week! Met Office predicts temperatures could soar past 30C within days – after more heavy downpours this weekend

Tropical air could make Britain hotter than California next week! Met Office predicts temperatures could soar past 30C within days – after more heavy downpours this weekend

Tropical air could make Britain hotter than California next week, with the Met Office predicting temperatures could soar past 30C within days – a stark difference to this weekend of heavy downpours.... Read more »
Oh we don’t like to be beside the seaside! Britain sunseekers are drenched by heavy downpours and thunderstorms 12 months on from a record-breaking dry spell when nation’s beaches were bliss

Oh we don’t like to be beside the seaside! Britain sunseekers are drenched by heavy downpours and thunderstorms 12 months on from a record-breaking dry spell when nation’s beaches were bliss

This time last year Britons were flocking to the beaches and sunbathing in 35C heat.  Resorts such as Bournemouth, in Dorset, and Brighton, in East Sussex, saw their shorelines packed with a... Read more »
London floods: Alerts in place after Storm Claudio brings downpours

London floods: Alerts in place after Storm Claudio brings downpours

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Several flood alerts are in place across the country after a night of heavy... Read more »
London weather: Capital hit by flash flooding amid torrential downpours

London weather: Capital hit by flash flooding amid torrential downpours

L ondon has been hit by flash flooding on Thursday morning as Storm Claudio brings heavy rain and thundery showers to the capital. Flood warnings have been issued by the Met Office... Read more »
Britain battered by downpours – but DROUGHT covering Wales is declared for first time in 16 years

Britain battered by downpours – but DROUGHT covering Wales is declared for first time in 16 years

‘Intense’ torrential rain is hitting parts of the UK as the week draws to a close amid warnings of a fresh deluge of thunderstorms and hail. But as wet weather warnings came... Read more »
Tower Bridge flooding: Downpours hit London and North Circular

Tower Bridge flooding: Downpours hit London and North Circular

A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for swathes of England, meaning downpours are likely cause disruption throughout the day. The warning, which stretches from London to as... Read more »
London weather: Met Office predicts 7 days with no rain after downpours

London weather: Met Office predicts 7 days with no rain after downpours

There is light at the end of the rainy tunnel for Londoner’s this week, as the Met Office has forecast seven fully dry days ahead. The news will come as a relief... Read more »
It’s not over yet! Britain will be hit by yet MORE downpours today

It’s not over yet! Britain will be hit by yet MORE downpours today

Yellow weather warnings for thunderstorms are in force – covering swathes of the north of England, Northern Ireland and Scotland on Sunday – as the summer washout continues. The warnings mean there... Read more »