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post 02 July 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Severe thunderstorms strike as heat breaks

Yesterday, the UK experienced its hottest July day on record, with 36.7C (98F) at Heathrow airport in London. But as the heat broke, severe thunderstorms hit northern England and Scotland

post 01 July 2015
Read more on Liam's blog UK has hottest July day on record

The temperature soared to 34.5C today at Northolt in north west London, making it the hottest day of the year so far and the hottest day in the UK since 2006.

post 30 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog UK heatwave: 10 things you need to know

Our first proper burst of summer heat is about to arrive. How hot will it get and for how long?

post 25 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog 30C summer heat possible next week

The lack of warmth so far this summer may be compensated by a sizzling start to July, with hints from weather computer models that temperatures will soar for a time next week.

post 24 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Will you see the northern lights expected tonight?

Another coronal mass ejection from the sun has sent more charged particles our way, with another showing of the northern lights expected during Wednesday night.

post 23 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Northern lights seen across UK last night

According to the Met Office, the northern lights were seen as far south as Dorset and Bournemouth on Monday night, with a number of amazing pictures posted on Twitter.

post 22 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Glastonbury Festival: wellies or sun cream?

There's one thing that determines the experience that Glastonbury festival goers have: the weather. So, will it be rain or shine this year?

post 10 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Severe thunderstorms threaten disruption on Friday

A plume of warm, moist air, laden with potential energy will give a threat of severe thunderstorms to southern parts of the UK on Friday.

post 04 June 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Thunderstorms to bring flood risk on Friday

Whilst there's not going to be a heatwave in the UK, as I mentioned in my blog a few days ago, the close proximity of hot and humid air will spark off some thunderstorms on Friday.