UK weather forecast – Storm Bella strikes Britain today with heavy snow expected to hit the UK Sunday night

STORM BELLA has been battering the UK – leaving thousands fearing for their safety as a ‘danger to life’ warning was issued.

BBC Weather said that, for Sunday night, heavy snow is forecast across western Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England, and there’s a significant ice risk on Monday.

Gale-force winds of up to 80mph were expected on Saturday night, particularly on the southern coastal reaches of England and Wales.

The Met Office warned that 15-25mm was likely to fall in Wales and south-west England, and up to 40-60mm over some hills.

Residents in more than 1,300 properties along the River Great Ouse in Bedfordshire were advised to leave their homes as water levels rose on Christmas Day.

Follow our weather live blog for all the latest news and updates from around the country…


(Visited 97 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply