Europe feeling like February this weekend but May by Easter weekend!

Written by on April 14, 2019 in Rest of Europe, United Kingdom & Ireland with 0 Comments

Cold easterlies blowing straight out of Scandinavia made much of the UK and Western Europe feel more like late February this weekend with many failing to see 10C and wind chills stuck in low single figures.

Today’s surface pattern shows how our air originated in Russia.

Credit: Tropical Tidbits

Here were today’s highs across Europe. Most were well below normal.

Notice how the cold stops at the Pyrenees though.

Credit: Meteoceil


Credit: Meteoceil

UK wind chills just before 5pm Sunday.

Credit: Meteoceil

However, the very same high delivering the current cold shall deliver our warmest weather of the year by mid and late week.

We go from this today…

Credit: Tropical Tidbits

To this Thursday…

Credit: Tropical Tidbits

21C is possible along Scotland’s Moray Coast while parts of southern England and Wales could see 22-24C.

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