28/10/2013 08:22 GMT | Updated 28/10/2013 08:31 GMT

UK Weather: St Jude's 'Apocalyptic' Storm Cometh, Twitter Reacts Sceptically (PICTURES)


Come, rain, sunshine, snow or strong gusts of wind, Britain is pretty crap at coping.

So, as St Jude – dubbed 'the Great Storm of 2013', or 'Stormageddon' – causes devastation as it sweeps across Britain, many have reacted sceptically.


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While Scandinavia cheerfully copes with adverse weather conditions on a daily basis, hundreds of thousands of homes across the UK have today been left without power, while rush-hour commuters were left stranded this morning as the country collapsed into chaos.

Unimpressed Britons, unsurprisingly, have been left irritated by the "worst storm to hit Britain in five years."


Weather complaint, tea reference, pets the real victim: 100,000 England points (thanks Adam Clery):

Even our own offices at Huffington Post UK HQ were not left unscathed:

The Daily Mail's readers have typically united as the country is thrown into chaos:

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