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Get Ready for Winter is a partnership to help individuals, families and communities to prepare for winter and offer advice on what to do during severe weather.

Scottish Government's Ready for Winter campaign

Ready Scotland

In Scotland the Ready for Winter campaign is co-ordinated by the Scottish Government. Visit for information on how taking a little time to prepare for winter now can save you a lot of trouble later.

Weather alerts straight to your phone

Stay weather aware this winter by following the Met Office on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and YouTube for the latest weather information. You can also sign up for severe weather alerts from us through the Twitter Alerts programme, providing critical information directly to your phone. Find out more about how to sign up for Met Office Twitter alerts

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Events for you find out more about preparing for winter

Latest blog post

'Storm selfies' are risking lives

  • 17 Nov 2015

As Storm Barney makes his presence felt, we are reminded that incidents of selfie related injuries continue to rise at an alarming rate. Therefore the Environment Agency and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) are warning that people posing for 'storm selfies' are putting their lives in danger.

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