Never get caught out by the weather! Official BBC Weather account, run by presenters and producers. Forecasts, videos and behind-the-scenes chat.
As well as snow & ice warnings today, there are numerous flood warnings in force following yesterday's wet weather. Click here to see if your area is affected:
#StormChristoph is expected to bring up to 200mm of rain for parts of the UK this week. Stay in touch with the forecast here:
Rare snowstorm blankets parts of the Sahara desert in up to 16 inches of snow.
If verified, the Earth 🌎 has just had the highest August temperature ever recorded, possibily the highest reliable temperature on record! 🌡 130 F or 54.4 C was recorded at Furnace Creek, Death Valley on Sunday afternoon 🥵
When you're a weather presenter and your watch contradicts your forecast....? ?Sound on?
Here's a weather phenomenon we've never seen. These 'ghost apples' were formed in Michigan, when freezing rain formed an icy glaze around apples on a tree. The apples rotted and fell out of the bottom, leaving their ghostly icy shape behind.
Had a sleepless night? Over 3000 lightning flashes have been recorded across the UK & IRE in the last 2hrs alone. MT
RECORD SIBERIAN HEAT If confirmed by the WMO, the 38C/100F recorded in Verkhoyansk, Russia on Saturday will be the highest temperature ever recorded within the Arctic Circle. Records for this location go back to 1885. Matt