Met Office storm names - is your name on the list?
0 Have your say The Met Office has announced the names of this year’s winter storms.
The Name Our Storms pilot scheme began last autumn/winter when members of the public were asked to suggest names for wind storms with the potential to cause substantial impacts.
And it proved popular with thousands of names being suggested.
As the scheme got underway with Storm Abigail in November, the names were quickly adopted by the public, the media and the Met Office’s partner organisations.
Derek Ryall, Head of Public Weather Services at the Met Office, said: “By naming storms more people were made... read more
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