UK weather forecast – Hurricane Dorian heading for BRITAIN with torrential rain and gale force wind next week, Met Office warns

UK weather forecast – Hurricane Dorian heading for BRITAIN with torrential rain and gale force wind next week, Met Office warns

- in Usa News

HURRICANE Dorian is heading for Britain after barrelling through the Bahamas and the US East Coast, the Met Office warned.

Temperatures are set to plunge and the UK will be battered by rain and winds tomorrow and the weekend, forecasters say.

Hurricane Dorian is set to hit the UK over the coming days – but experts say it’s ‘nothing scary’. This graphic shows strong winds blasting Britain next Monday
MET Office

MET Office

The UK can expect rain and gales for the rest of the week, as this graphic shows the wind flow on Monday[/caption]

The Met Office said the cooler temperatures felt yesterday are set to continue for the rest of the week and over the weekend.

And it said “ex-Hurricane Dorian” would blast the UK with cold air and rain from the North Atlantic next week.

However, forecasters describe the effects of the devastating Hurricane as “nothing scary” as sweeps into Britain.

Today will see cloudy skies and rain across England and Wales.

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Scotland and Northern Ireland will experience some bright sunshine but with rain and cold breezes.

Temperatures in the UK aren’t expected to climb any higher than 19C – as the summer well and truly draws to a close.

The weekend will see more rainfall but with bright skies.

Sunday is expected to be cold with a chill breeze and wet and windy weather.

As the week progresses the weather gets cooler as the UK braces for autumn.

The Met Office said of Friday’s weather: “A windy day, especially in the north, with a band of cloud and rain moving southeastwards and reaching southern England toward the end of the afternoon.

“Sunny spells and scattered, occasionally heavy, showers follow behind.

“Feeling cool in the wind.”

The Met Office said temperatures on Friday will fail to get higher than the teens, as this map shows the conditions at 1pm
Strong gales will continue to dominate the weather picture on Friday, as this Met Office map shows

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