Liam Dutton

Weather Presenter
Liam Dutton is the Channel 4 News Weather Presenter

Forecaster Liam Dutton is Channel 4 News' first presenter dedicated to weather.

His brief incorporates analysis of UK and International weather along with issues related to climate change, health and food and the impact of weather on travel, finances and welfare.

Liam will have an important online role too, leading Channel 4 News' new weather website and using social media to discuss weather with viewers.

He started his career at the BBC Weather Centre (presenting his first forecast at just 22) and has since travelled the UK presenting for BBC nations and regions.

In 2006 he began presenting for national and international BBC outlets and most recently worked across BBC News, BBC World News, BBC Breakfast and Radio 4's Today programme.


post 02 February 2016
Wondering what those mother of pearl clouds are?

Rare, colourful clouds have been seen above the UK in recent days. What are they and what causes them?

post 28 January 2016
Storm Gertrude: 70mph winds for northern Britain

Storm Gertrude will bring severe gales across northern Britain on Friday - coinciding with the morning commute.

post 25 January 2016
Remnants of US snowstorm to bring rain and gales to UK

After a settled spell of weather, heavy rain and gales will hit the UK this week, bringing a renewed risk of flooding.

post 21 January 2016
US snowstorm: over a foot of snow for major cities in north east

A snowstorm threatens to bring major cities in the north east US to a halt in the coming days, with feet of snow expected.

post 14 January 2016
Hurricane Alex: earliest Atlantic hurricane since 1938

A rare and impressive feat took place in the Atlantic Ocean today, as subtropical storm Alex turned fully tropical and became a hurricane. According to the NOAA┐s historical hurricane tracker databas

post 13 January 2016
Snow expected as cold Arctic air digs in

Snow is expected tonight and tomorrow in some places, as our first proper taste of winter continues.

post 11 January 2016
Cold weather: where and when will it snow this week?

As the Arctic air arrives across the UK this week, some places will have snow. But where?

post 08 January 2016
10 fascinating facts about the recent record breaking weather

After the warmest and wettest December on record for the UK, the statistics are in and they are fascinating.

post 06 January 2016
Winter is coming and there will be some snow

After the warmest December on record for the UK, winter is coming finally coming next week.

post 05 January 2016
December 2015 was UK's wettest month on record

December 2015 was the wettest month on record for the UK, but how much did climate change and El Nino play a part?

post 29 December 2015
Storm Frank likely to bring more flooding

Northern towns are already under water - could things get worse with the arrival of Storm Frank?

post 23 December 2015
More heavy rain brings Christmas flood risk

More heavy rain through the Christmas period could bring further flooding - including to places already hit in recent weeks.

post 15 December 2015
It's December. Why is it so warm?

Christmas is less than two weeks away, yet daffodils are blooming. Why is it so warm?

post 09 December 2015
Will it be a white Christmas this year?

The weather has been far from festive so far this December, but will there be any snow at Christmas?

post 07 December 2015
Flood risk to continue this week

As residents in flood-hit areas start cleaning up, the news that more rain is on the way this week will not be welcome.

post 05 December 2015
Cumbria floods: when will the rain stop?

Heavy rain is bringing serious flooding to parts of Cumbria today, with the River Eden having already burst its banks at Appleby.

post 03 December 2015
Another very windy weekend lies ahead

Yet another weekend of unsettled weather lies ahead, with the potential for strong winds to cause disruption in places.

post 19 November 2015
Snow warning for this weekend

As the first proper cold spell of the season arrives this weekend, snow warnings have been issued. But will it snow where you are?

post 16 November 2015
Storm Barney: severe gales for southern UK on Tuesday

Storm Barney could bring damaging gusts of wind across southern parts of the UK later on Tuesday. Looking further ahead, it'll turn much colder next weekend with some snow.