Weather April Showers 14 April 2021 It is a well-known piece of weather lore that showers are associated with the month of April. As with most weather lore, it has been in use for many centuries. Weather When is air stable or unstable ? 01 February 2021 Locking the stability door after the lightning has bolted! Weather What causes Lightning? 17 June 2020 We explore what causes lightning and the conditions needed for different types of lightning. Weather Convective Storms 10 June 2020 Convective storms or Thunderstorms, as they are more commonly referred to in the UK, are severe local storms associated with thunder, lightning, heavy rain, hail, strong winds and sudden changes in temperature. Weather Unprecedented Heat and Intense Thunderstorms 25 July 2019 The UK and central Europe is suffering another extreme heatwave, with all-time records being broken in many places.