Working with Westminster
We support enquiries from MPs and their parliamentary researchers on a wide range of relevant issues.
Often this is a constituency level interest in severe weather impacts and the Met Office's role in issuing alerts and providing guidance to the emergency services. But we also cover issues as diverse as the UK's role in satellite observations and weather related health issues.
Some areas of information
UK and international climate predictions and impacts scenarios
Identifying and predicting the spread of animal diseases such as bluetongue and foot and mouth
Severe weather forecasting
Smoke plume modelling
Our role in the joint Met Office-Environment Agency Flood Forecasting Centre
Supporting the transport sector
Supporting the utilities sector
The support we provide to critical areas of the UK economy and international trade.
- Specific information on how weather and climate change impacts developing countries