20th October - Today's News: Typhoon Koppu Brings Deadly Floods to Philippines

After a long weekend away in Newtonmore, celebrating the MBA's 50th anniversary, a bit of catching up to do ....

 







And Nigel and Steve among new storm names announced by the Met Office in what some consider a crass dumbing down of meteorology....   It wont simplify things because many of our stormy periods are caused not by one specific depression but by secondary lows.   And we could have 3 or 4 such systems affecting the country within the space of a few days.   Unlike tropical storms with are clearly defined, identifiable entities.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

19th July - Today's News: Lightning Storms and Flash Floods Hit Southern England

16th January - Today's News: Thousand Stranded in Philippines Flash Floods

26th November - Today's News: "Unprecedented" Snowfall in Almaty