Cold weather alert: Level 2 – alert and readiness

Issued at 9.21am on Friday 17 December 2021.

There is a 60% probability of severe cold weather and between 9am on Sunday 19 December and 12pm on Friday 24 December in parts of England. 

This weather could increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the delivery of services. Find out more about staying well this winter.

More details about this weather alert are available on the Met Office website.