Now Mrs Wise wants the wind-chill factor
to be taken into account when calculating temperature and needs the support of 100 MPs to give her Private Members' Bill a chance of becoming law.
If the wind-chill factor
takes hold, temperatures could drop to as low as -30C.
A Weather Centre spokesman said last night: "There is going to be a heavy frost for most of Britain and it will take time to clear, because although Saturday for most places will be dry and sunny, there will be a wind-chill factor
that will make it feel chilly everywhere."
The party's European Parliament by-election candidate for North East Scotland, Ian Hudghton, also criticised the current system for not taking wind-chill factor
However, it might not rise much above one degree tomorrow, which, with the wind-chill factor
, could prevent the frost coming out of the ground.
With the wind-chill factor
, the temperature at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium could well get to minus 13 degrees.
Temperatures with the wind-chill factor
can reach minus 40C.
Fenwick-Clennell, who left the course immediately after the abandonment was decided, said: "We inspected at 7.30am, 9.30am and then 1 1am when there was still frost in the ground, while there was a high wind-chill factor
. If we got it wrong we will hold our hands up, it's just one of those things.
In Opposition Labour implicitly supported moves by its own backbenchers to include the wind-chill factor
when calculating cold weather payments.
But critics say that does not take account of the wind-chill factor
which makes it feel colder again.
r y, -16C temperature brought by wind-chill factor
as the storm powers through
Tory Nigel Evans tried to get wind-chill factor
included in the decision to give pounds 8.50 a week to pensioners and the needy to help with fuel bills.