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BRITS are set to shiver tonight as temperatures plummet to -8C, bringing freezing fog and more snow showers to some regions. The Met Office has issued severe ice warnings across Scotland, the north of...

The Met Office has warned Black Friday shoppers to be careful on the roads as freezing fog descends across the country today. Britain is in for a frosty night this evening, with heavy fog expected in east...

About 55,000 volunteers mobilised to alert people as authorities plan to evacuate 1.5 million before cyclone hits. Authorities in Bangladesh have so far evacuated about 100,000 people from its low-lying...

FREEZING fog has caused chaos for commuters as "slippery rails" delay rush hours trains this morning. People trying to get to work through south London have seen cancellations and delays following...

BRITS have been soaked by a deluge of biblical rain – but now they're set to freeze as the mercury plunges to -7C in some parts of the UK and we see the first snow of winter 2019. The Environment...

Electricity suppliers in California to shut off power as a preventive measure against wildfires. More than half a million homes and businesses in the US state of California could lose power this week...

The city of New Orleans is preparing to explode two giant, badly damaged construction cranes that are towering over a partially collapsed hotel project at the edge of the French Quarter, bringing them...

All over the country there will be heavy downpours throughout Sunday with much lower temperatures compared to earlier on in the week. The southwest of England and northern Wales will start their Sunday...

As Hurricane Dorian charged toward the Florida coast, the Disney Company faced a tough dilemma: how to keep guests safe without ruining the magic of a typical Disney World vacation? As residents and businesses...

THUNDERSTORMS and lightning hit the UK overnight – bringing the record-breaking August Bank Holiday heatwave to a miserable end. The Met Office warned we could be in for more heavy rain over the next...

A SCORCHING 33C heatwave could smash Britain's record for the hottest ever August Bank Holiday, Met Office forecasters have claimed. The mercury could hit 33C which would smash the previous high set...

The record heat continues to bring problems for some regions in the world. The US state of Alaska has experienced continuous, above-average temperatures this summer that are having a dangerous effect...

A number of areas in southern Alberta were issued a severe thunderstorm warning on Wednesday afternoon. “Meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts,...

Hundreds of firefighters battled three wildfires in Greece, where two villages were being evacuated Tuesday as the largest blaze burned a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of...

Yesterday the Met Office issued a new warning of thundery downpours in northern England and Scotland – and torrential thundery downpours are set to continue until the middle of August. In an...

PARIS/LONDON (Reuters) – Soaring temperatures broke records in France, Britain and the Netherlands on Thursday as a heatwave gripped Europe for the second time in a month, in what scientists said...