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Perplexed Britons Take To The Streets As Skies Go Dark Thanks To Storm Ophelia

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK

Perplexed Britons have taken to the streets (and social media) after the sun turned red and seemed to disappear from the sky as a result of Hurricane ...

What If The 1987 Great Storm Happened Today?

Aidan McGivern | Posted 15.10.2017 | UK Tech
Aidan McGivern

Nowadays, we have instant access to weather forecasts online and through our mobile apps as well as continuous updates via social media. It's difficult to imagine going to bed in the evening completely unaware of an imminent hurricane-force storm in the English Channel. But would we really do a better job in 2017 compared to 1987?

9 Pictures Of The Sunny Bank Holiday, Published By A Bitter Person At Work

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.08.2017 | UK Comedy

It’s hot outside but you know that because you’re basking in it. Just look at it, although this person probably stole this picture from Flickr, it...

The 'Yellow Weather' Warning Has Been Issued - And No, It's Not A Prediction Of Sunshine

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK

Brits were cracking out the shorts and suncream last week as we basked in glorious sunshine - but it’s all come to a very soggy ending this week. Co...

Tomasz Schafernaker 'Delighted' To Be Voted Nation's Favourite Weather Forecaster

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

BBC weather presenter Tomasz Schafernaker has revealed he’s delighted to have been voted the nation’s favourite weather presenter. The forecaster,...

Flight Cancellations, Road Closures And Evacuations Begin As Snow And Gales Arrive

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK

Gales, snow and heavy rain have brought traffic chaos to Britain, as Londoners marvelled at snowfall. Fights were cancelled, roads were closed due to ...

Arctic Blasts Could See Snowfall In Britain This Week, Met Office Warns

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK

Snowfall could hit many parts of Britain later this week, as cold air blasts in from the arctic regions of Canada, according to weather alerts. Snow s...

Before You Make Any Plans For The Weekend, Here's What The Weather Has In Store For Us

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK

Just days ago Britain was basking in the hottest September day for more than 100 years but after the heatwave gave way to thunderstorms it has become ...

Future Of Some BBC Weather Presenters Uncertain After Forecast Provider Switch

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

The future of several BBC weather presenters is currently uncertain, after the corporation signed a new deal to change the provider of their forecasts...

BBC Weather Presenter's Fit Of The Giggles Will Make Your Day

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

We’ve all been there… getting a fit of the giggles at the most inappropriate moment. So spare a thought for BBC Weather presenter Louise Lear who...

Why Won't the BBC Put Dublin on the Weather Map?

Rory Fitzgerald | Posted 18.03.2017 | UK
Rory Fitzgerald

It's true that the same could be said of Paris, but geography dictates that Paris does not routinely feature on the BBC's main UK weather bulletins each evening whereas Dublin does -- yet it is a blank. The BBC should respond to the real interests of own licence payers, and do its bit for Anglo-Irish relations, by putting Dublin on the map.

Met Office Denies It Was Money... So Why Has BBC Dumped Its Weather People?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

A Met Office chief has spoken out to reject claims that the reason it lost its contract with the BBC was because of money. The BBC announced yeste...

Is That A Rain Cloud, Or Is The BBC Just Pleased To See Us?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Tech

The weather is treacherous. Changeable and devious by nature, it swirls and rolls above our heads mocking our pathetic attempts to huddle below and su...

WATCH: BBC Weather Blooper Says It's Going To Be A Scorcher

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Comedy

We've heard there's going to be a bit of an early spring heatwave - but this is ridiculous. Yes, just fast-forward to around 2:05 in Carol Kirkwood...

It's Bye Bye Met Office Weather Presenters... How Many Can You Name?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Entertainment

The Met Office has been providing weather forecasts for the BBC for nearly a century, but it looks like that's all about to change, with the BBC annou...

Why Was This BBC Weather Girl Rolling Her Eyes? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK

BBC weather girl Wendy Hurrell was delivering a sunny forecast on Monday night’s news – when suddenly her beaming smile collapsed into a grimace f...

BBC Unveils Weather App

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Tech

The BBC has unveiled an all-new weather app for iOS and Android. The new application comes in response to "a huge increase" in the amount of people...

BBC Weather Twitter Account Hacked By Pro-Assad Group

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK

BBC Weather's Twitter account has been hacked by group claiming to be the pro-government Syrian Electronic Army. The rogue tweets began at 1pm on ...

Long To Reign Over Us: Prince Charles Presents The Weather

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK

Prince Charles masqueraded as a weather girl today during a tour of BBC Scotland’s Pacific Quay headquarters. HRH delivered a rainy forecast as ...