continues to cause disruption in Burnham-On-Sea
weather continued to cause disruption across Burnham-On-Sea on
Thursday (January 7th), with schools closed and untreated roads
and pavements being in a treacherous condition.
inches of heavy snowfall blanketed the area and with temperatures
dipping to minus 7 degrees Centigrade overnight in Burnham, there
was no sign of a thaw.
conditions were welcomed by local schoolchildren, who had a second
day off school. Temperatures were predicted to struggle to rise
only a few degrees above zero, with a maximum temperature of 2°C.
and postal services in the town have been disrupted, but district
and county council workers have battled to grit and clear main
Barber took the superb shot above of Burnham beach in the snow,
while Maurice Hunt snapped Apex Park in the weather. Ruth Anderson
sent us the photo of their Burnham igloo below.
latest weather forecast