05th May 2012
SCOTLAND will be colder than the ARCTIC this weekend — as a Bank Holiday big freeze bites.
Seaside resorts warned of multi-million pound losses across Britain as temperatures plunge to -5°C (23°F).
But thousands of skiers are set for a bumper out-of-season boost at Cairngorm and Glencoe, in Inverness-shire.
February 26, 2010
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February 6, 2010
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2 February 2010
Scotland has suffered some of the coldest winter months in almost 100 years, the Met Office has confirmed.
By combining the temperatures of January and December it showed they were the coldest since 1914 – the year data started being logged.
13 February 2009
IT’S official – Edinburgh is in the midst of one of the coldest Februarys on record, and the icy conditions are set to stay with us for up to a month.
February 3, 2009
LONDON, England – UK businesses, already hurting from a recession, were counting the cost Monday of the country’s worst snowstorm in almost two decades, as a crippled transport system left commuters stranded, offices semi-deserted and airlines grounded.
February 2, 2009
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01 Feb 2009
Arctic blizzards are set to cause a national shutdown on Monday as forecasters warn of the most widespread snowfall for almost 20 years.
December 8, 2008
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04 December 2008
ANOTHER blast of Arctic-like weather is predicted for Scotland today, with blizzards and sub-zero temperatures expected to close schools and disrupt travel.
The Met Office warned there was a high risk of severe weather affecting parts of Scotland and northern England. Heavy and persistent snow is forecast, with up to 5cm in low-lying areas and up to 20cm on higher ground.
November 18, 2008
Heavy snow and freezing gales are forecast to hit the UK this weekend as the country gets a blast of Arctic weather.
Blizzards are predicted for Scotland and most of the eastern coast of England, where temperatures could drop as low as -5C.
The Met Office is warning of heavy snow showers and biting winds of up to 70mph in exposed coastal and hilly areas.