Weather Storm names for 2021-22 announced 01 September 2021 The storm names chosen for 2021-22 have been revealed – but did you, a family member or even your pet make the list? Climate Weather Key findings from the latest IPCC Report 11 August 2021 Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive of the Royal Meteorological Society, presents some of the key findings from the recent IPCC 6th Assessment Report Climate Weather The State of the UK Climate 2020 29 July 2021 This summary of the UK's weather and climate throughout 2020 reveals the emerging influence of climate change. It is happening now, and this report helps illustrate and update the vital observational evidence. Weather Extreme Heat Warnings in the UK 23 July 2021 While many of us dream of hot, summer days, the reality is that extreme heat in the UK can affect our health and infrastructure, with fatal consequences. As spells of hot weather are set to become more prolonged, more frequent and even hotter, the Met Office has introduced a new warning system for extreme heat. Weather Record-breaking heat in Canada 01 July 2021 Heat, drought, poor air quality, floods and wildfires are expected to worsen with climate change. Western Canada is experiencing all of these in a one week period … while attempting to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Climate State of the Global Climate 2020 14 May 2021 The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has recently issued its latest report on the state of the global climate in 2020. It shows that 2020 was close to the warmest year ever, with plenty of records tumbling. Weather UK Weather Review: April 2021 10 May 2021 Records tumble in the frostiest, driest and sunniest of Aprils Climate Dry Aprils 25 April 2021 Occasional dry Aprils are one thing, but a run of 14 of them one after another ...? In the Spotlight Introducing MetMatters 09 April 2021 The relaunch of The Royal Meteorological Society’s enthusiast blog for all things weather and climate.