Heavy fog disrupts transport and forces flights to divert away from Liverpool


Visibility across Merseyside today was dramatically reduced as thick fog was present over the region all day.

Flights from Liverpool Airport were diverted to manchester and others were delayed for several hours.

Liverpool Airport tweeted: “Due to heavy fog we’re experiencing some disruption but we’re open as usual. Please contact airlines directly for individual flight info”.

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Temperatures dipped to -4 last night and this morning there was still a cold feel in the air as the fog rolled in across the Mersey.

The Met Office say that “Sunday is expected to be another cold day with the risk of fog in the morning, which should lift by afternoon.

“Partly cloudy, but with many breaks and frequent sunny spells for many. Remaining dry with light winds”.

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