The Met Office is celebrating a century of scientific forecasting. The Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) forecast system used today results directly from experiments carried out in the trenches of the First World War.
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Aiden Mcgivern explores what weather we can expect in the UK over the next 10 days
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