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 25 February 2015
When has spring sprung in your mind?

As February draws to a close, I've already had lots of people asking me if there are any signs of spring - a season with which its perceived arrival seems to vary greatly.

post 19 February 2015
Two severe tropical cyclones to hit Australia at the same time

During the next 6-12 hours, two severe tropical cyclones, Lam and Marcia, are going to make landfall in northern Australia.

post 16 February 2015
Earth from the window of the International Space Station

Stunning images of earth from space, taken by astronauts from the window of the International Space Station.

post 12 February 2015
Boston's record-breaking snow in numbers

The US city of Boston has been firmly in the grip of winter during the past month and literally plunged into copious amounts of snow.

post 09 February 2015
Cloud trapped under high pressure: a weather forecaster's nightmare

With a big area of high pressure across the UK this week, you¿d probably think that us weather folk have got an easy ride. However, the opposite is true!

post 03 February 2015
A night of snow and moon halos: your weather pictures

Even though all parts of the UK have been cold for around a week, many southern areas had yet to experience any snowfall. Last night that changed, with an area of snow spreading across southern and e

post 02 February 2015
This week: staying cold with more snow

This week will see the cold weather continue, with further snow in places - although from midweek onwards, high pressure will build from the west, leading to a drier theme for many.

post 27 January 2015
Snow and a bitter wind to end the week

Cold, arctic air will flood southwards across the whole of the UK in the coming days, bringing not only a bitter wind but the threat of snow.

post 26 January 2015
US blizzard: potentially historic snowfall for north east

The north east of the US is bracing itself for a blizzard that is being described as 'potentially historic', with as much as 2-3 feet of snow falling between Monday and Wednesday.

post 21 January 2015
Five stunning images of earth from space

As we go about our daily lives on the ground, satellites orbit our planet, capturing detailed images of how the earth's surface is changing over time.

post 15 January 2015
A week of cold to follow the storm

Once the current storm moves away through Thursday night, it will open the gates to cold arctic air from the north into the weekend.

post 14 January 2015
Gales and heavy rain to follow snow and ice

The weather has taken the UK on a bit of a rollercoaster ride during the last week, with heavy rain and severe gales, interspersed with snow and ice.

post 13 January 2015
Snow expected - even for southern UK

The next 24 hours will see some wintry weather across the UK, with snow possible over southern parts of the UK too.

post 12 January 2015
Severe gales and snow threaten travel disruption this week

Another week of turbulent weather lies ahead for the UK, with severe gales and snow bringing the potential for travel disruption. But will you be affected?

post 09 January 2015
Scotland storm: why so powerful?

A vigorous area of low pressure passed just to the north of Scotland last night, bringing hurricane-force winds. But why was the storm so powerful?

post 07 January 2015
Stormy end to the week for northern UK

For the end of the week two potent storms will pass just to the north of the UK - one during Thursday night, quickly followed by another on Friday night.

post 05 January 2015
Rain and gales expected later this week

After a spell of colder weather to close 2014, the coming days will see a powerful jet stream send some deep areas of low pressure head our way.

post 02 January 2015
Powerful jet stream to bring wet and windy start to 2015

The start of 2015 looks to deliver some very unsettled weather, caused by a powerful jet stream over the Atlantic ocean.

post 31 December 2014
Weather for new year's eve celebrations

As the clock strikes midnight later, hundreds of thousands will be taking to the streets to celebrate the beginning of a new year. But what will the weather deliver?