The Met Office announces storm names for this winter - is your name one of them?

The Met Office announces storm names for this winter - is your name one of them?
 

People are better informed if storms have names, according to a Met Office report, which named 11 of them last winter.
As a result, new names have been drawn up for the coming season including Angus, Conor and Fleur. Last year’s pilot scheme got underway with Storm Abigail in November and the names were quickly adopted by the public and media.
Derek Ryall, Met Office head of public weather services, said: “By naming storms more people were made aware of the approaching threat of severe weather and were able to act on this information. A YouGov survey based on the first seven storms showed... read more

 
1 October 2016 in Regional East, Views: 29
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