Heavy Snow Fall, London, England, UK

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South London and the Southern Home Counties ground to a halt on 18th December 2010 with further unseasonally early winter snow blocking all but the main roads. Transport disruption affected overground trains and both Gatwick and Heathrow Airports were closed for several days after this snowstorm. 5" of snow fell in a period of 3 hours starting around 09.00am on 18th December and London suburb temperatures dropped on the following nights to around -4 degrees.
Location: London Borough of Merton, SW19