News release archives — 2014

Title Date of issue
2015 global mean temperature forecast 16 December 2014
Met Office teams up with WindSim AS to provide specialist wind forecasts 12 December 2014
Last decade sees dramatic increase in chance of extreme hot European summers 8 December 2014
Human influence important factor in possible global and UK temperature records 3 December 2014
Volcanic ash - getting a clearer picture 19 November 2014
Met Office to showcase latest developments and industry leading expertise at RenewableUK 2014 11 November 2014
Typhoon Haiyan - One Year On 7 November 2014
Met Office helps the Insurance Industry assess risk 20 October 2014
Landmark report on climate change finalised 2 November 2014
£97m supercomputer makes UK world-leader in weather and climate science 28 October 2014
Cray announced as supplier for Met Office supercomputer 28 October 2014
Getting ready for winter - whatever the weather 22 October 2014
Met Office partners with the Open Data Institute 14 October 2014
Space Weather Forecasting Centre officially opened 8 October 2014
Air pollution increases river-flows 6 October 2014
A record-breaking September 30 September 2014
Met Office scientist at Cold Comfort 29 September 2014
Heavier downpours and climate change - Implications for flood risk management 3 September 2014
Met Office launches renewables service in Germany 1 September 2014
Met Office and Public Health England launch pollen maps 26 August 2014
Some sunshine for August Bank Holiday 21 August 2014
New Met Office low adhesion forecast 18 August 2014
Impacts of ex-hurricane Bertha 11 August 2014
Ex Bertha brings heavy rain and gales to the UK 10 August 2014
Ex Bertha bringing wet and windy weather 8 August 2014
Ex Bertha may still give an unsettled weekend 7 August 2014
Met Office launches Quality Mark scheme 24 July 2014
A sunny start to the school holidays 22 July 2014
Amber severe weather warning as storms expected for UK 18 July 2014
Heatwave conditions and thunderstorm risk for parts of UK 16 July 2014
Met Office signs new five year contract with Heathrow 15 July 2014
Met Office scientists research water sustainability 11 July 2014
Met Office Flies in to Royal International Air Tattoo - Fairford (11 to 13 July) 10 July 2014
Sunshine and rain forecast for T in the Park 10 July 2014
Rob Varley to be next Met Office Chief Executive 7 July 2014
Met Office announces new training dates for renewable energy professionals 1 July 2014
Met Office scientist to speak at Gas and Power Asset Management Conference 26 June 2014
Showers forecast for Glastonbury 24 June 2014
Wimbledon and Glastonbury weather watch 2014 19 June 2014
Met Office unveils new courses for energy sector 18 June 2014
Updated Met Office training course for water industry announced 18 June 2014
Mostly dry and fine festival forecast 13 June 2014
The Great British Summer: Be prepared and enjoy whatever the weather 2 June 2014
Heavier summer downpours with climate change 2 June 2014
Met Office help teams win NASA prizes 16 May 2014
How will climate change affect health in the UK? 7 May 2014
Bright Bank Holiday weekend for many 2 May 2014
Fine and dry Bank Holiday weekend for most 1 May 2014
Mixed weather for the Easter weekend 16 April 2014
IPCC report examines global impacts of climate change 13 April 2014
London Marathon weather and beyond 11 April 2014
Online and Mobile Updates - You Talked, We Listened 11 April 2014
Advances in long range winter forecasts 2 April 2014
IPCC report examines global impacts of climate change 31 March 2014
Met Office and Natural England team up to track climate impacts 12 March 2014
Met Office scientists at European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) Conference 5 March 2014
New move for Met Office Lerwick 4 March 2014
Wettest winter for England and Wales since 1766 27 February 2014
Met Office helps keep builders of the new Forth Road Bridge safe 20 February 2014
Met Office provides vital forecasting during North Sea storms 19 February 2014
Holiday weather 18 February 2014
Met Office training dates for renewable energy professionals announced 18 February 2014
"Businesses can harness the weather and boost profits" says Met Office 18 February 2014
Improved outlook for the weekend 14 February 2014
More Wet Weather Forecast 13 February 2014
Met Office warns of storm disruption 12 February 2014
Very strong winds and heavy rain this week 11 February 2014
Stormy weather continues this week 10 February 2014
Met Office warns of severe gales this weekend 8 February 2014
Met Office warns of more stormy weather ahead 5 February 2014
Met Office warns of further storms this week 4 February 2014
The impact of weather and climate on the water industry 4 February 2014
Met Office warns of more stormy weather this week 3 February 2014
Record wet January for parts of southern Britain 30 January 2014
Met Office presents at Offshore Wind & Supply Chain Conference 22 January 2014
Met Office to present at Energy Now Expo 2014 16 January 2014
Met Office helps Scotland's road industry plan for Winter 16 October 2014