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Storms collide as Emma meets Beast

Mar 01, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

THE freezing Arctic weather nicknamed the "Beast from the East" will collide with Storm Emma today, bringing blizzards, treacherous freezing rain and gale-force winds to a huge swathe of Britain.

After the Met Office issued its first red warning in five years because snowfall posed a serious threat to life, forecasters declared the worst was yet to come as southern England, Wales and parts of the East Midlands prepared for the two storms to merge. Storm Emma, which wreaked havoc in Spain a...