Climate In the Spotlight Weather Five key issues for COP28 30 November 2023 Dave Griggs, President of the Royal Meteorological Society, takes an in-depth look at the key issues and possible outcomes from the climate summit in Dubai. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winners’ Spotlight # 4: An Interview with Francisco Negroni, Overall Winner, Standard Chartered Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 24 November 2023 How did overall winner Francisco Negroni get this incredible shot? Find out in our exclusive interview in both English and original Spanish. Lee esta entrevista en español abajo. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Weather Sensors in Tourism 22 November 2023 Climate change has led to an increase in the frequency, unpredictability and volatility of extreme weather events. Paul Smith, Managing Director at Biral, explains why the tourist industry should invest in weather detection technology. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winner’s Spotlight #3: An interview with Fernando Braga, Public Favourite, Standard Chartered Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 17 November 2023 Fernando Braga won the public vote with his photograph of lightning bolts surrounding the Christ the Redeemer statue. Read our exclusive interview (in English and Português) on how he finally struck lucky with his winning shot. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winner’s Spotlight #2: An Interview with Les Irwig, winner of the Standard Chartered Smartphone Weather Photographer of the Year, 2023 10 November 2023 From childhood hobby to winner of international awards, Les explains why photographers can inspire a sea change in community views about the environment. In the Spotlight Weather Autumn colours: forecasting fall foliage 08 November 2023 Autumn is known for its beautiful displays of colour as the leaves on the trees transform from greens to yellows, oranges and reds. But did you know that the weather plays a key role in how intense the colours are, as well as how long the colourful display lasts? Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winner’s Spotlight #1: An Interview with Jamie McBean, winner of the Standard Chartered Young Weather Photographer of the Year, 2023 03 November 2023 Jamie reveals how he captured his winning shot, what he loves about the weather by the sea, his concerns about climate change and his top tips for taking a good weather or climate photograph. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Otis teaches a terrifying lesson in rapid hurricane intensification 30 October 2023 Hurricane Otis made landfall as a monster 165 mile-per-hour category 5 cyclone. But just 24 hours earlier it was only expected to be category 1. John Morales explains why we all need to worry. In the Spotlight Weather Get WeatherReady for Winter 27 October 2023 The clocks going back is a sure sign that winter is coming. This year, the Met Office is helping people get WeatherReady with a series of handy or often-forgotten #WeatherHacks to help prepare for cold, snow and storms.