Channel 4 News’ Weather presenter Liam Dutton blogs on the highs and lows of the weather.
I’m sure you don’t need a weatherman to tell you that the weather on bank holiday Monday was grim. In fact, very grim.
Rain poured from the skies in classic British bank holiday fashion for all except Scotland, leading to weather that would put an autumnal day in mid-October to shame.
Even though it was forecast well in advance, the reality of it coming to fruition didn’t make it any easier to bear, with south east England widely recording 25-30mm of rain. (more…)
As the statistical peak of the Atlantic hurricane season approaches in the coming weeks, the notable lack of storm activity in the Atlantic ocean continues.
The final bank holiday of the year is approaching and it’s likely to be a busy one with many schools still in the midst of the summer holidays. But what will the weather deliver us?
Following a summer that has been dominated by sunshine and warmth, this week will see the arrival of cooler air and some unseasonably chilly nights for August.
Today, the Met Office released some provisional figures showing that the UK has had almost all of its average August rainfall in the first 13 days of the month.
Following a good summer so far, the weather looks to have turned a corner, with something a lot more changeable from this point onwards.
From menacing storm clouds to colourful sunsets, the weather really has put on a fantastic display in recent days, so I thought I’d pull together a selection of images for you to see.
As predicted, the remnants of Hurricane Bertha hit the UK on Sunday, bringing an abrupt end to the warmth and sunshine that we’ve become used to this summer.
The remnants of Hurricane Bertha are heading our way this weekend, bringing the potential for unseasonably heavy rain and strong winds.
Following a pretty good summer so far with sunshine and warmth, we could have a rude awakening later this weekend as the remnants of a hurricane bring us wet and windy weather.