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BBC Weather: ‘Severe’ downpours to smash Europe with 100mm rain sparking flash flooding

BBC Weather meteorologist Chris Fawkes warned that Europe could expect to see a “severe” amount of rain this week. He noted that in Majorca over the last 24 hours, as much as 96mm of rain had been recorded as well as some localised flooding. This is all down to an area of low pressure. Mr […]

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BBC Weather: ‘Intense’ thunderstorms clash with gales to chase off blistering Europe heat

BBC meteorologist Susan Powell warned viewers that the heatwave is set to continue across western Europe for Thursday’s weather. Some parts of Spain, France, the low countries and even Scandinavia will be the recipients of the heat. Temperatures are almost 10 degrees above average for the time of year. Ms Powell said: “But things are […]

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BBC Weather: Scorching 30C temperatures return to boil Europe as thunderstorms disappear

BBC meteorologist Sarah Keith-Lucas noted the fairly lively weather over recent days across parts of Europe. The presenter told viewers that there have been heavy showers and thunderstorms across France and the UK, for instance. Most of those heavy showers are now pushing their way eastwards on a cold front as we move through Sunday […]