3rd January - Today's News: Four Killed in Alabama Tornado
In the US, one dead as Winter Storm Gregory begins its cross-country trek whilst further south storms kill 4 in southern Alabama
From the Met Office 2016: A year in weather statistics
New Year's Eve saw snow chaos in eastern Bulgaria
- though the irony that "The association even tried to organise a survey of its members to see if the Met Office’s forecasts were matched by the reality on the ground. However, the August 2015 Bank Holiday weekend was a wash out, with torrential rain, which meant that the survey was a failure." seems lost on them ....