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 WPotY 2020 still time to enter 17 June 2020 Photographers around the world share lockdown images as the competition reaches milestone entries. 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. Citizen Science Lockdown Science Experiments for Younger Children 27 May 2020 Dr Emily Shuckburgh - Director at Cambridge Zero has created a video of science experiments aimed at younger children about the properties of ice and the impact of climate change. 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. Weather Lt Cdr (SCC) Peter N Greenhalgh - celebrating his contributions to Meteorology 26 May 2020 Lt Cdr (SCC) Peter N Greenhalgh MSc FRMetS MIOA MInstSCE RNR has been the Meteorology expert for the Sea Cadets for 21 years. Citizen Science CloudCatcher - Citizen Science Project 20 May 2020 CloudCatcher is a beautiful new citizen science project on the Zooniverse app: here’s why you should take part! Weather WPotY 2020 Competition 20 May 2020 The Royal Meteorological Society (RMetS) is calling on photographers of all ages and abilities to enter its annual photography competition, ‘Weather Photographer of the Year 2020’ and ‘Young Weather Photographer of the Year 2020'.