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UK cold weather: Brits brace for -12C snow deluge as horror European freeze mapped | Weather | News

UK cold weather: Brits brace for -12C snow deluge as horror European freeze mapped | Weather | News

Britain is currently battling horrific floods – but one meteorologist has warned this will become a “fading memory” in days as temperatures plunge and snow moves in. New weather maps pinpoint around the middle of January as being the time when a brutal icy blast from the east will glide across to the UK and engulf Britain in a new round of weather chaos. Before mid-month, however, the mercury will dip from as early as next week providing perfect conditions for frost, hazardous icy conditions and snow falling on lower grounds. From the end of next week is when maps show the Scandinavian push making its way across – with the peak set to hit from January 17 to 20. Jim Dale, a senior meteorologist for British Weather Services, told Express.co.uk what’s to come. He said: “The cold and sedate followed by the freezing and not so sedate is about it. At the moment, there is a significant snow risk from the north and north east, and possibly later from the east in the period …