The Beast From the East

The Average Aspirant

Good morning fellow bloggers!

SO! Who has heard or experienced this ‘Beast from the East’? I certainly have been in the midst of it all. Currently waiting for the big fall to come this afternoon which will be oh so fun! *rolls eyes*.

What is ‘The Beast from the East’? 

You can find out and educate yourself here… The Beast from the East . 


(Picture from the BBC)

In short:

Blizzards, strong winds, drifting snow and the bitter cold has caused death and disruption as the weather system nicknamed the “Beast from the East” combined with Storm Emma to create some of the most testing weather experienced in the UK for years.

The Met Office issued a red warning – its most severe alert – on Thursday as temperatures plunged and up to 50cm (20 inches) of snow fell on high ground. Forecasters said the harsh conditions could continue in…

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One thought on “The Beast From the East

  1. The beast met Emma and Emma won. Gusting wind shoved the settled three day old snow, Cleared roads were now a danger with drifting and lumps of impacted ice. Tonight warmed three degrees… enough to dump more snow on top. Suffolk council only gritted the main roads no paths, no housing estates or rural villages. We wrap up, hunker down and wait for Emma’s fury to calm. Hell hath no fury blah blah blah… roll on spring.😘

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