Winter weather

Stay weather aware

You can check out the latest weather forecasts and severe weather warnings on the Met Office website or through their social media.

You can also receive winter weather alerts by email, providing critical information straight to your phone. Sign up for Met Office email alerts.

Preparing for winter weather

There are steps you can take to prepare yourself for severe weather.

The Met Office has produced a series of advice guides covering:

  • travel (including preparing your vehicle for winter and driving in cold weather)
  • your home (how to get your property winter ready)
  • health and wellbeing (including how cold weather can affect your health)