Stunning pictures show Wirral blanketed by thick fog

Credit: Kirsten Hignett

Thick fog blanketed Wirral this morning and one reader captured the weather in these very nice pictures.

Kirsten Hignett sent us these pictures showing areas such as New Brighton lighthouse barely visible.

Earlier this morning the Met Office had issued Merseyside a severe weather warning for fog that’s due to last all morning and possibly into the afternoon.

READ MORE: Merseyside issued weather warning as thick fog expected this morning

The warning read: “Fog, with visibility less than 100 metres in places, will only slowly lift today, likely lingering through much of the morning or into this afternoon.

“Even when the densest fog lifts conditions are likely to remain misty”.

Check out the stunning pictures below:

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