Infographic: Charting the ‘Beast from the East’

In February 2018 Europe was engulfed by an arctic anticyclone that saw temperatures plunge from the British Isles to Bosnia. See below for the cold, hard facts about the so-called ‘Beast from the East’ and find out just how far the icy weather drifted from seasonal norms across the continent.

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