Icy weather arrives in Burnham-On-Sea area as warning is issued
Berrow and Brean beaches have been given an Arctic appearance this
week as freezing cold weather has left a long line of ice along
the high tideline.
unusual sight comes as the Burnham-On-Sea area feels the effects
of the so-called the Beast from the East with sub-zero
Burnham-On-Sea area will see temperatures of -6C overnight, although
the significant wind chill will make it feel even colder.
Met Office is also warning that the Burnham-On-Sea area could see
snowfall this week, with flurries forecast over the next couple
of days and heavier snowfall a possibility on Thursday and Friday.
Office spokesman said: "It will be extremely cold with a significant
wind chill for most."
snow showers Wednesday, with some brighter spells, and probably
a spell of prolonged and disruptive snow arriving Thursday night
The frozen scenes on local beaches (photos Rita Renninghoff)