Weather Snap Podcast
A weekly look at the science behind the UK and global weather headlines.
Latest episodes:Latest WMO report on climate, monitoring air pollution by plane and the scientist with a passion for lightning. Cyclone Esther brings welcome rain to Australia arid interior and the effects of climate change on our oceans and seas. Storm Jorgé heads to the UK and riverside communities face the threat of renewed flooding. UK on weather and flood alert as Storm Dennis arrives. Storm Ciara heads to the UK, frosty weather is reducing globally and we meet Met Office Chief Executive Penny Endersby who talks about the role of women in science. Greenhouse gases what are they and why are levels rising? Record breaking snow in Canada, heavy storms in Spain and more rain coming to the UK. The impact of climate change on UK seas, protecting aircraft from volcanic ash and the latest report on global temperatures. Farmers feel the effects of climate change and temperatures set to rise in Australia. Heat records continue to be broken in Australia, the latest Met Office report on global temperatures and what do we mean by seasonal forecasts? How drought conditions that have reduced Victoria Falls to a trickle in Southern Africa are related to drought conditions and forest fires in Australia.
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