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Met Office: United Kingdom's national weather service.
The Meteorological Office, abbreviated as the Met Office is the United Kingdom's national weather service. It is an executive agency and trading fund of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy led by CEO Penelope Endersby, who took on the role as Chief Executive in December 2018, the first woman to do so. The Met Office makes meteorological predictions across all timescales from weather forecasts to climate change.

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Public urged to take care in the sun as UK records warmest day of the year [Video]

Public urged to take care in the sun as UK records warmest day of the year

A heat-health alert has been issued as soaring temperatures saw the UK officially record its warmest day of the year so far.The Met Office tweeted on Wednesday at around 1pm that temperatures had..

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UK set to be hotter than Ibiza in coming days [Video]

UK set to be hotter than Ibiza in coming days

London is likely to be hotter than Ibiza in the coming days, according to the Met Office. After a mild start on Monday, Britain is set to bask in Mediterranean temperatures, with the capital reaching..

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UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast

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UK weather: Heavy rain and wind to bring June heatwave to an end

Met Office issues yellow weather warnings for rain
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UK weather: Hailstones fall on Leeds and Sheffield

A Met Office yellow weather warning for thunderstorms and heavy rain remains in place.
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UK weather: Thunderstorms and torrential rain follow hottest day of the year

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for much of the UK
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Storms: Homes and hospital damaged in flash floods

The Met Office said some parts of England had nearly 50mm of rainfall over three hours.
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UK weather: Temperatures to remain cool over weekend, says Met Office

A low pressure front will bring cold air and rain on Friday night and into Saturday
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UK weather: Temperatures across UK to plunge after sunniest May on record, Met Office says

Forecasters say temperatures could struggle to get above 15C by Thursday
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UK weather: May was sunniest month since records began, Met Office says

Warm and dry weather would be 'extremely unusual' even in summer, according to meteorologists
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Climate change: UK's record dry spell after extreme rainfall astounds Met Office

Meteorologists say they are amazed at the switch from extreme wet to the sunniest spring on record.
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UK weather: Britain braces for hottest day of year as public urged to maintain social distancing

Rain and thunderstorms later in the week 'not out of the question,' Met Office meteorologist says
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UK weather: Scotland set for temperatures of 28C as sunny, dry conditions continue

Provisional Met Office figures suggest driest, sunniest May on record
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UK weather: Flood warnings issued in Scotland as high winds and heavy rain to lash UK

Gales of 50 to 60mph possible for parts of north Wales, northwest England, Northern Ireland and western Scotland, says Met Office
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UK weather forecast: Wet and windy start to bank holiday weekend as public urged to avoid beauty spots

Met Office forecast 'mixture of sunshine and blustery showers' before warm weather returns
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UK weather: Frequent lightning and downpours to hit UK following hottest day of the year

Thunderstorms are expected in the east and southeast of England, says the Met Office
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UK weather: Crowds hit beaches despite lockdown as Met Office confirms hottest day of the year

High of 27.8C recorded near Heathrow airport
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UK weather: Britain set to be warmer than Barcelona as temperature hits 28C in hottest day of the year

The Met Office says temperatures will rise to 28C in the south east of England
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UK weather: Hottest day of year predicted before thunderstorms hit Britain

Calm period will not last long, Met Office says
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UK weather: Temperatures forecast to soar next week after record May lows

Met Office predicts 10C rise in some places by next Wednesday
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UK weather: Cooler temperatures forecast as lockdown exercise limit lifted in Scotland, England and Wales

'You could be forgiven for thinking winter has returned on Tuesday,' Met Office says
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UK weather: Sunshine mixed with showers forecast for sixth weekend in lockdown

Met Office forecasters warn no return in sight of glorious conditions seen for most of last month
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UK weather: Mixture of showers and sunny spells forecast as April draws to close

Thunderstorms also in store for some areas, Met Office says
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UK weather forecast: Weekend to finish on brighter note after cloudy and rainy start

Sunday will be 'much brighter picture', Met Office spokesperson says
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UK weather forecast: Easter Monday temperatures to plunge after 2020's hottest day yet under coronavirus lockdown

'Nip in the air' will be 'shock to the system', Met Office says
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UK weather: Warm temperatures and sunshine for second weekend in lockdown

London could be as hot as 20C, Met Office spokesperson says
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UK weather forecast: Met Office issues snow and flood warnings as heavy rain continues to lash Britain

Areas with already-saturated ground are especially vulnerable to further flooding
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UK weather forecast: Heavy rain brings more flooding with snow on the way

Met Office says conditions do not yet constitute a storm
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UK weather: Britain braces for another wet weekend as Met Office issues more warnings

'Storm Dennis has long gone, but the legacy of high water levels and saturated catchments remain'
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Storm Dennis: More heavy rain forecast amid flood defence fears

Three Met Office warnings for rain are issued, as 1,400 properties are already affected by floods.
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Met Office's new £1bn supercomputer 'will help us guard against climate change effects'

Predicting storms and modelling climate change about to get faster and more precise, say forecasters
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Storm Dennis latest: Met Office issues red warning as floods threaten Wales and winds sweep UK

Heavy rain and strong winds are expected to continue lashing the UK as Storm Dennis shuts down roads and floods railway lines
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Storm Dennis: Met Office issues severe weather warnings as UK faces weekend battering from wind and rain

UK to be lashed by 70mph gales and severe downpours over weekend
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UK weather: Snow and ice to cause travel disruption as Met Office issues warnings for Storm Dennis

More than a month's worth of rain to hit part of country in just two days
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UK weather: Snow hits country before Storm Dennis brings blustery weekend

Wednesday is still 'probably best day to venture outside', Met Office spokesperson says
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Storm Ciara: Driver killed by falling tree, as government criticised over flood preparedness

Met Office warns of yet more 'hazardous' weather ahead, after 500 properties hit by floodwaters
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UK weather - live: Storm Ciara triggers 'danger to life' Met Office warning as flights and trains cancelled with 80mph winds forecast

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UK weather: Storm Ciara to batter country with thundersnow and 'damaging' 80mph winds as trains and sporting events cancelled

Met Office issues 'danger to life' severe weather warning
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