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The Met Office - future of weather forecasting

Duration: 09:26

We are all affected by the weather and more importantly have an opinion on it. When a forecast predicts sunshine but instead you are met with rain we all want to know why the forecast was not accurate. The Met Office is the UK's national weather service and Helen Czerski explores why they don't always get the forecast right, and what the future of weather forecasting looks like.

Available since: Thu 4 Aug 2011

Credits

Presenter
Helen Czerski
Commentator
Dave Britton

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