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Cold weather alert: level 2 issued

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Met Office has forecast that in at least the next 2 to 3 days there is a 60% chance of severe cold weather in the North West, South West, London and West Midlands regions being low enough on at least two consecutive days to give rise to significant health risks, and a 70% chance of the same occurring in the East Midlands, East of England, North East, South East, and Yorkshire and the Humber regions.