Weather Watching

Weather is a highly popular topic of conversaton for us UK-based people. We often talk non-stop about the weather - the rain, the clouds and lack of sunshine. For us astronomers - its the clouds that really get to us. However, how many of you have ever stopped and looked at the weather, the cloud formations above us - it REALLY can be a fascinating subject in its own right. An amazing atmospheric laboratory right above our heads ready to explore and understand.....

We've carefully chosen a number of weather stations, books and guides to help you understand more about the fascinating, but often frustrating, weather that resides above us.