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 23 April 2015
Five stunning images of earth from space this month

There have been some stunning images of our planet from space so far this month, captured Nasa satellites, so I thought Iżd pull together the best ones and share them with you.

article 21 April 2015 World, Australia
Australia storm damage
Australia storms kill three

Stormy weather in New South Wales has killed three people and left a trail of damage and destruction - including in Sydney and the surrounding area.

post 13 April 2015
A taste of summer this week!

On Tuesday and Wednesday, southern parts of the UK will experience levels of warmth that wouldnżt look out of place on a summerżs day, let alone spring.

post 10 April 2015
UK air pollution: why so high?

Being an island, the cause of air pollution in the UK is rarely straightforward - often coming from a variety of sources.

post 08 April 2015
10 pictures that prove spring has sprung

When spring has sprung, pictures do a much better job than words of telling the story, so I thought Iżd gather some images that will definitely put a spring in your step!

post 01 April 2015
This is what a 160mph super typhoon looks like from space

When it comes to weather, there are times when only the view from space can illustrate just how amazing atmospheric phenomena can be.

post 30 March 2015
60mph gales to start the week

The weather is going to stay lively for the next few days, with no intention of making a step in the direction of spring, let alone summer.

post 25 March 2015
March weather: in like a lion, out like a lion

The weather has never been one to conform to our ideals and often throws in a curve ball, just when we were thinking that weżd left the grimness of winter behind.

post 24 March 2015
DIY weather forecasting - sunshine and showers

We've all been there where we've popped out for lunch to get a sandwich with sunshine overhead, only to get caught in a heavy downpour on the way back - often much to the amusement of friends.

post 19 March 2015
The solar eclipse: but will cloudy skies spoil it?

As all eyes turn to the skies and the excitement builds, there is just one final part of the jigsaw that needs to fall in place: the British weather.

article 13 March 2015 World
Tropical Cyclone Pam
Tropical Cyclone Pam to batter Vanuatu: in numbers

The Pacific island nation of Vanuatu is braced for the arrival of Tropical Cyclone Pam, with heavy rain, destructive winds and flooding set to strike late on Friday (local time).

post 12 March 2015
As seen from space: erupting volcano and frozen Niagara Falls

The past month has seen stunning images of our planet captured from space by Nasa. I've picked some of the best ones, with a little explanation of what they show.

post 06 March 2015
Weekend spring sunshine: 10 things you need to know

Where will it be sunniest? How warm will it be? Everything you need to know about this weekend's weather.

post 05 March 2015
El Nino arrives - finally...

Finally, it was announced today, by NOAA's Climate Prediction Center, that El Nino has officially arrived - more than six months after originally expected and much weaker in strength.

post 02 March 2015
A taste of spring warmth likely next weekend

March has started on a chilly note, but there are signs of spring warmth for most of us next weekend.

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.