5th February - Today's News: Big Mediterranean Waterspout Photographed
Stunning pictures as a gigantic ocean tornado swirls over the Mediterranean (I suspect they were taken with a good telephoto lens and the waterspout is rather further from the yacht than it appears)
An interesting development as rain tracked with mobile network potentially enabling us to monitor rainfall in areas not covered by radar.
UK sees return of snow, gales and ice as rare thundersnow phenomenon wakes Britons - and we even had a brief little flurry in Evesham this morning.
On the Vistula in Poland, melting ice floes prompt flood alerts
Two years after the tsunami, stepped-up seismic activity raises concern that big quake may be looming in Japan
MP blasts 'insulting' Environment Agency claims over 'wrong type of rain' - and I agree, although I'm not sure it's an official EA claim? It's certainly not the view of meteorologists.