'Thousands' have fled as strong winds and heavy rain expected to batter popular holiday islands
Thousands of tourists and residents have reportedly fled islands off Thailand's south-east coast to escape an approaching tropical storm.
Authorities have also been preparing shelters for those deciding t [...]
Freezing rain can quickly glaze an area with ice and leave roads and pavements in a dangerous condition, but fortunately it is relatively rare in the British Isles.
What is freezing rain?
According to the Met Office, freezing rain occurs when rain falls through sub-zero temperature air to become sup [...]
People are being warned about possible travel delays and flooding as two weather warnings come into force.
Two yellow warnings - one for wind and rain, and the other for snow and ice - will cover large parts of Wales on Saturday and Sunday.
The Met Office said flooding of roads and homes was p [...]