Weather Heatwaves - Breaking Records in 2019 24 June 2020 Many parts of the UK are currently experiencing heatwave conditions, which are forecast to continue until at least Friday. So, this week on the Weather Club, we thought we’d take a closer look at heatwaves... Weather Heatwaves 26 May 2020 A heatwave is a prolonged period of abnormally high temperatures, relative to the expected conditions at that given time and place. The exact definition varies around the world, but all heatwaves are classed as extreme weather events. In the Spotlight Airborne research into Australian bushfires 11 December 2019 The cockpit of a small aeroplane is the perfect vantage point for an environmental scientist. Weather Wildfires across the Globe 30 August 2019 There have been a number of exceptional wildfires so far this year Weather Let's talk about the weather 27 August 2019 Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive of the Royal Meteorological Society, reflects on a busy summer when weather and climate featured heavily in the media Weather Hot Weather FAQs 23 July 2019 Weather An Extreme European Heatwave - June 2019 27 June 2019 An extreme heatwave that has been affecting large parts of Europe this month continues to intensify, as exceptionally hot air is drawn up from North Africa. Climate Further signs of climate change? UK experiences record number of wildfires in 2019 13 May 2019 Within only 4 months of the year, the number of wildfires across the UK breaks a new record. Climate Marine heatwaves put biodiversity under threat 09 April 2019 We all have experienced extreme weather, such as heatwaves on land. However, they can also occur in the ocean. How do marine heatwaves influence ecosystems?