UK News Temperatures drop below freezing – but more prolonged cold spell still to come

12:56  13 november  2017
12:56  13 november  2017 Source:   Press Association

Temperatures drop below freezing – but more prolonged cold spell still to come

  Temperatures drop below freezing – but more prolonged cold spell still to come Forecasters had thought the mercury could fall to minus 7C – colder than the minus 6C (21.2F) recorded earlier this month.Temperatures dropped as low as minus 3C (26.6F) across large swathes of the UK last night – but it was not the chilliest night of the autumn so far.

The weather will start warming on Saturday before the cold spell resumes on Sunday and Monday, he said. "It's very early in December to have a prolonged ( MORE : Winter Storm Cleon's Affects, State-by-State). Avocado growers in California are also bracing for icy temperatures that threaten to freeze

During extreme cold weather as temperatures drop below freezing resist the urge to lower your heat in order to save money while you are gone for the day. Open all taps – faucets and leave them open until you come back from your trip. This will help keep condensation from freezing and bursting the

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Soil temperatures below freezing point at a depth of 20cm were recorded at a number of our stations. We would characterise December 2010 as the most extreme cold spell in terms of the “depth of cold ” but the cold spell of 1963 was significantly longer.

@WalterMaier-Murdnelch - Humans like heat too on those temperatures it is dangerous to be for a prolonged period of time, regarding breathing. Unless these laptops are constructed with industrial-grade (good for -40C) or MIL-SPEC electronic components, operation in below - freezing temps is

Temperatures dropped as low as minus 3C (26.6F) across large swathes of the UK last night – but it was not the chilliest night of the autumn so far.

Forecasters had thought the mercury could fall to minus 7C – colder than the minus 6C (21.2F) recorded in Braemar, Aberdeenshire, on November 6.

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