August set for baking hot month as heatwave reaches 30C

August set for baking hot month as heatwave reaches 30C

August set for baking hot month as heatwave reaches 30C warm August is on the cards after the heatwave is set to end in thunderstorms later this week, the Met Office has said. The current heatwave is set to cool off this weekend, with thunderstorms predicted across much of England and Wales. Warmer climes and drier weather is set to dominate the rest of August, the forecaster said. “Early next week it is looking like there will be some unsettled weather across large parts of the UK, particularly in eastern areas,” Stephen Dixon from the Met Office said. “Looking further ahead, from 5 August onwards, mixed conditions are looking most likely with no particular dominant weather type. It is likely that from that date, there will be some drier spells, and some showers and periods of rain. “But as we head more towards the middle of August, it is looking likely that more settled and dry conditions will develop.” Mr Dixon told The Independent it looked likely that warmer and drier conditions will develop for much of the UK. “That …
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