During a summer visit to NCAR, Professor Dame Julia Slingo, Met Office Chief Scientist, shares recent successes in climate prediction and weather forecasting from the UK Met Office, as well as future prospects for partnership and collaboration.
Mesoscale Convection. Derechos. Haboobs. Virga. Microbursts. Record-setting hail. Electrifying thunderstorms. Throw in a tornado and what have you got? Spring and summer extremes ripe for scientific study.