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UK: dont worry about water shortages, enjoy the 3m heatwave
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M***@kymhorsell.com
2018-06-12 00:38:07 UTC
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Britain is set to have a three-month heatwave this summer, with
temperatures hitting 33C

[image] SPF will be needed: The UK is set to experience a three-month heatwave. (pixabay)

11 June 2018

Following news that last month was the hottest May on record, it looks
like temperatures are set to soar even higher.

The Met Office has revealed Britain is set for a three-month heatwave
this summer.

Some forecasters are saying we could even see highs of 33C by early
July - making it the hottest summer in the UK for 12 years.

A Met Office spokesperson said the likelihood for above-average
temperatures is greater than usual.

They added: "For June-August, above-average temperatures are more
likely than below-average temperatures.

"The probability the UK average temperature for June-August will fall
into the warmest of our 5 categories is 40 per cent. The coldest of
our 5 categories is around 5 per cent.

Bookies suspending odds

Leon Brown, chief forecaster at The Weather Channel, said: "33C is
expected by early July as heat from high pressure over Britain builds."

The bookies, meanwhile, are offering the shortest odds yet on this
summer being the warmest since records began. Ladbrokes slashed its
odds to just 5-2 that 2018 will eclipse the scorching heatwave of 2006.

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Britain looks set to bask in a three-month heatwave this summer
Peterborough Telegraph, 11 Jun 2018 13:30Z
Britain looks set to bask in a three-month heatwave this summer ....
The Weather Channel, said: "33C is expected by early July as heat from
high pressure over ...

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Catoni
2018-06-12 01:27:54 UTC
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Post by M***@kymhorsell.com
<https://inews.co.uk/news/uk/britain-heatwave-summer/>
Britain is set to have a three-month heatwave this summer, with
temperatures hitting 33C
[image] SPF will be needed: The UK is set to experience a three-month heatwave. (pixabay)
11 June 2018
Following news that last month was the hottest May on record, it looks
like temperatures are set to soar even higher.
The Met Office has revealed Britain is set for a three-month heatwave
this summer.
Some forecasters are saying we could even see highs of 33C by early
July - making it the hottest summer in the UK for 12 years.
"...could even see highs of 33C..."

WOW ! ! ! 33C ! ! ! They're DOOMED.... DOOMED I SAY ! ! !

I've been in the tropics and we had temps of over 40 C.... had a great time. :)


Sorry.... if our reports of record snow and record cold don't count... then neither do your reports of record warmth someplace in the world.

dismissed.... you can go now.....

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