UK weather


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.

article 30 July 2014 World, India
Indian Landslide
Liam Dutton by India landslide: dozens feared trapped

Heavy monsoon rains triggered a landslide in India on Wednesday, burying up to 150 in a village around 37 miles from the western city of Pune in Maharashtra.

article 28 July 2014 UK
Flooding Worthing
Liam Dutton by Thunderstorms and flash floods hit SE England

Thunderstorms, torrential rain and hail hit parts of south east England on Monday morning, causing flash flooding and travel disruption.

article 19 July 2014 UK
UK storms: weather warnings and flights cancelled

Travellers are facing disappointment as flights are cancelled at Heathrow airport after storms are forecast to hit Britain. Flood warnings have also been put in place as heavy rainfall is predicted.

article 19 July 2014 UK
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Gallery: your weather pictures

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video 18 July 2014 UK

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Hot? Don't panic: Alex Thomson has some handy tips

Frazzled by the heat? Forgotten how to look after yourself as sweat drips into your eyes? Let our Chief Correspondent Alex Thomson help you out, in this not-entirely-serious piece.

post 17 July 2014
Read more from Alex Thomson on his blog Hot weather warning: more like a load of hot air

Summer happens. Get over it. Surely we don't need safety advice for normal weather events?

article 27 June 2014 Culture
by Storms shut Glastonbury stages - mudfest ahoy?

A massive electrical storm forces Glastonbury Festival organisers to shut off the power and close the stages - but the show must go on, with crowds joining an Always Look On The Bright Side singalong.