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Tag Archives: unsettled
Strong winds and heavy rain affect parts of the UK
After an exceptionally dry September, the UK has seen its first bout of widespread heavy rain and strong winds so far this autumn. An area of low pressure centred close to Iceland has driven a cold front eastwards across Britain, … Continue reading
Posted in Met Office News Tagged cold front, flooding, low pressure, rainfall, unsettled, warnings, wind, wind gusts 3 Comments
Brighter weather will lead to higher pollen counts
The recent unsettled weather has kept pollen levels much lower than normal for the time of year. However, this week the weather is expected to be drier, brighter and a little more settled than recent weeks and as a result we expect … Continue reading
Posted in Met Office News Tagged Benadryl, Grass, Met Office, Pollen, rain, Ultraviolet index, unsettled, weather Comments Off on Brighter weather will lead to higher pollen counts