UK weather


article 27 December 2014 UK
How the weather and travel chaos could affect your journey

Snow and blizzards sweep through large parts of Britain, leaving many travellers stranded due to icy conditions.

article 27 December 2014 UK
How Twitter reacted to rail travel misery

Trains in and out of King's Cross station are cancelled leading to overcrowding and misery for commuters at Finsbury Park.

post 10 December 2014
Read more from Alex Thomson on his blog On the tail of the 'weather bomb' battering Scotland

On the point just outside Oban a freelance cameraman joins us as we watch the bright red, Norwegian-flagged fishing vessel nose out gently from Oban harbour.

article 10 December 2014 UK
UK storm warnings as 'weather bomb' hits

Stormy weather is causing disruption as a "weather bomb" hits parts of the UK, causing power cuts, ferry and train cancellations and difficult driving conditions.

article 02 December 2014 UK
UK floods
Will the government's flood defence project hold water?

The Government is to invest 2.3bn in more than 1,400 flood defence projects to provide better protection from flooding for hundreds of thousands of homes.

article 14 November 2014 UK
M25 Closure
Liam Dutton by Rain, floods and collapsed M25 - but no repeat of February

Heavy rain and gales sweeping across the UK have brought flooding and travel disruption to some parts of the UK.

article 31 October 2014 UK
Liam Dutton by Warmest Halloween on record for the UK

The UK has experienced its warmest Halloween on record, with the temperature soaring to 23.6C at Gravesend in Kent and Kew Gardens in London on Friday afternoon.

post 29 August 2014
Read more on Liam's blog Summer 2014 weather: a great start but August falters

As August draws to a close, so does meteorological summer (June, July and August), which means that provisional statistics are now available for how summer shaped up this year.

article 07 August 2014 UK
Flood Warning Map
Liam Dutton by Channel 4 News - live flood warnings map

Live flood warnings and alerts for England and Wales, updated every 15 minutes with the latest data from the Environment Agency, informing of flood risk in each area.