Malcolm Lee

Malcolm costs, schedules and delivers analytical services for external customers using observations and forecast model data, with statistical analysis against customer data.

Current activities

  • Managing the workload of six weather analysis consultants.
  • Preparing bids and cost estimates along with delivery times.
  • Strategic planning of skills, resources and tools needed to meet customer requirements.
  • Financial budget and forecast input to meet corporate needs.
  • Reviewing reports written by staff prior to dispatching to customers.
  • Managing our Weather Analytics services for the hydrology market.
  • Managing our Weather Analytics services for the nuclear energy industry.

Career background

  • Using radar and raingauge rainfall in the production of optimum areal rainfall estimates
  • Development of the Met Office soil moisture and evaporation service - MORECS
  • Dispersion modelling and experiments in connection with pollution incidents and Foot and Mouth disease
  • Crop growth in relation to slope, aspect and accumulated temperature
  • Forecast services tailored for the agricultural and horticultural community
  • Developing and routinely delivering gridded UK weather summaries, including UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP) data
  • Project and portfolio management process development
  • Financial budgeting and forecasting
  • Using model data to produce wind climatologies for the renewable energy industry

Last updated: 4 April 2014

About

Malcolm Lee

Malcolm Lee co-manages the Weather Analytics team

Areas of expertise:

  • Costing and scheduling work
  • UK climate
  • Analysing data
  • Wind climatology
  • Agricultural meteorology

Publications by Malcolm Lee