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Northern Ireland weather warning as 80mph weekend winds forecast

Northern Ireland weather warning as 80mph weekend winds forecast”

High pressure will build across the United Kingdom on Wednesday with much lighter winds and settled weather forecast for most for the rest of the working week.

It comes after patches of rain and cloud cover led to a cold Sunday across Britain.

"Everywhere will see a jump in temperature".

The 2015 Paris deal commits nations to limit temperature rises to "well below" two degrees Celsius through sweeping cuts to greenhouse gas emissions.

"It'll be an icy start for many, with a widespread frost and temperatures dipping just below freezing", she said.

He added: "There could be snow over the hills and mountains of northern England as these showers move in as well".

'A dusting could also be seen on Exmoor, Dartmoor and Welsh hills, and possibly the Peak District.

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'Monday morning looks like -7C in Scotland, and Monday night could beat the -10.3C coldest night this winter as temperatures fall over lying snow in Scotland.

PREPARE for your umbrella to turn inside out this week as strong gales are expected throughout the country.

Professor Stephen Belcher, Met Office chief scientist, said going over 1.5C in an individual year did not mean the Paris Agreement would be breached, as the scientists recommended curbing temperature rises to 1.5C over the long term.

In preparation for the hard conditions, the RAC advised motorists to drive carefully around gritters and drive more slowly as ice could make it more hard to stop.

The Met Office weather alert read: "A spell of very strong winds will affect western Scotland during Monday night and into Tuesday morning".

The warning advises of "very strong winds" and "gusts of 50 to 60 miles per hour across many inland areas, with gusts 70, possibly 80 miles per hour around some exposed coasts and hills".

British Gas has predicted it could face more than 50,000 call outs this week to fix broken heating and water systems as the cold weather hits.



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