Weather Staying safe in the sun: The whys and wherefores of sun protection 23 July 2019 The whys and wherefores of sun protection In the Spotlight My Weather: Skyscapes Watercolours 23 July 2019 Skyscapes Watercolours by Robert Austin Weather Behind the folklore: St Swithin's Day: Does rain today really mean a ruined summer? 15 July 2019 St Swithin's Day: Does rain today really mean a ruined summer? 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. In the Spotlight The Royal International Air Tattoo 21 June 2019 Eleanor Lashford, an Operational Meteorologist from the Met Office, provides a first hand account of the preparation involved in providing the weather services for the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT). Climate Does variation in the Sun's output affect climate? 21 June 2019 New Podcast and Briefing Paper released Weather Catatumbo 'Everlasting' Lightning 20 June 2019 It occurs over the mouth of the Catatumbo River where it empties into Lake Maracaibo in Venuzuela, South America. In the Spotlight Lightning Photography - advice from award winning Photographer 19 June 2019 Stephen Cheatley, winner of the 2018 Weather Photographer of the Year competition explains the art of lightning photography. Weather WPotY 2019 - still time to enter! 18 June 2019 The Royal Meteorological Society (RMetS) has today launched the fourth edition of their photography competition to award Weather Photographer of the Year 2019 and Young Weather Photographer of the Year 2019.