MET office

UK: Waterspout Spotted Off Whitehaven

  • Captured on Monday 12th of August 2019
  • Location is Whitehaven

The MET office issued several weather warnings and a tornado warning for Britain on August 12. The UK's Tornado Read more...

UK: Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Hit Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Captured on Wednesday 7th of August 2019
  • Location is Scotland

Edinburgh is currently being battered by heavy rain and thunderstorms. Bad weather arrived shortly before 3pm as dark Read more...

Hong Kong: Thousands Join Protest March Despite Police Ban on Sunday

  • Captured on Sunday 28th of July 2019
  • Location is Hong Kong

Thousands of protesters, many in black, started marching from the Chater Garden in Central on Sunday (July 28) despite t Read more...

Archive – UK: Lightning Bolts Spotted in Southern England

  • Captured on Wednesday 24th of July 2019
  • Location is Reading/Luton

Lightning bolts were spotted in the night sky of southern England as Met Office had forecasted thunderstorms to affect p Read more...

UK: Lightning Bolts Spotted in Southern England 3

  • Captured on Wednesday 24th of July 2019
  • Location is Luton

Lightning bolts were spotted in the night sky of southern England as Met Office had forecasted thunderstorms to affect p Read more...

UK: Lightning Bolts Spotted in Southern England 2

  • Captured on Wednesday 24th of July 2019
  • Location is Reading

Lightning bolts were spotted in the night sky of southern England as Met Office had forecasted thunderstorms to affect p Read more...

UK: Lightning Bolts Spotted in Southern England

  • Captured on Wednesday 24th of July 2019
  • Location is Chichester

Lightning bolts were spotted in the night sky of Chichester, England as Met Office had forecasted thunderstorms to affec Read more...

Hong Kong: Police Allegedly Let Armed Mob Escape after Bloodshed in Yuen Long

  • Captured on Monday 22nd of July 2019
  • Location is Yuen Long

Following the bloodshed that led to 45 injured in Yuen Long on July 21 and the early morning of July 22, Hong Kong polic Read more...

Archive – UK: Unusual Tornado Strikes Greater Manchester Area

  • Captured on Friday 19th of July 2019
  • Location is Cheshire

A tornado swept through the Greater Manchester area at around 5 pm on Friday (July 19). The Met Office confirmed a to Read more...

UK: Unusual Tornado Strikes Greater Manchester Area 2

  • Captured on Friday 19th of July 2019
  • Location is Cheshire

A tornado swept through the Greater Manchester area at around 5 pm on Friday (July 19). The Met Office confirmed a to Read more...

UK: Unusual Tornado Strikes Greater Manchester Area

  • Captured on Friday 19th of July 2019
  • Location is Cheshire

A tornado swept through the Greater Manchester area at around 5 pm on Friday (July 19). The Met Office confirmed a to Read more...

UK: Thunderstorm Warning Issues and Lightning Strikes in Britain

  • Captured on Tuesday 18th of June 2019
  • Location is Brighton

The MET office issued a thunderstorm yellow warning across the lower half of the UK on June 18th. The storms may deve Read more...

US: Protesters Block FDR Drive Traffic on First Day of Eric Garner Trial in NY

  • Captured on Monday 13th of May 2019
  • Location is New York City

A small group of demonstrators snarled Monday morning rush-hour traffic on the FDR Drive to protest Eric Garner’s chok Read more...

Archive – UK: Storm Hannah Lashes UK With Severe Weather Conditions

  • Captured on Saturday 27th of April 2019

Storm Hannah has hit the UK with winds of over 80mph and heavy rain after leaving at least 32,000 properties in Ireland Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Lashes UK With Severe Weather Conditions 3

  • Captured on Saturday 27th of April 2019
  • Location is Cornwall

Storm Hannah has hit the UK with winds of over 80mph and heavy rain after leaving at least 32,000 properties in Ireland Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Lashes UK With Severe Weather Conditions 2

  • Captured on Saturday 27th of April 2019
  • Location is Northern Ireland

Storm Hannah has hit the UK with winds of over 80mph and heavy rain after leaving at least 32,000 properties in Ireland Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Lashes UK With Severe Weather Conditions

  • Captured on Saturday 27th of April 2019
  • Location is Wales

Storm Hannah has hit the UK with winds of over 80mph and heavy rain after leaving at least 32,000 properties in Ireland Read more...

Archive – UK: Heavy Rain and Hail Before Storm Hannah Hits

  • Captured on Thursday 25th of April 2019

Even before Storm Hannah hits, bad weather has already started. Heavy rain and hail battered several areas in the UK Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Sweeps Across the Country 4

  • Captured on Thursday 25th of April 2019
  • Location is Kingston upon Hull

Storm Hannah is hitting Hull this weekend and it seems the bad weather has already started. At around 5pm on Thursday Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Sweeps Across the Country 3

  • Captured on Thursday 25th of April 2019
  • Location is Kingston upon Hull

Storm Hannah is hitting Hull this weekend and it seems the bad weather has already started. At around 5pm on Thursday Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Sweeps Across the Country 2

  • Captured on Thursday 25th of April 2019
  • Location is Kingston upon Hull

Storm Hannah is hitting Hull this weekend and it seems the bad weather has already started. At around 5pm on Thursday Read more...

UK: Storm Hannah Sweeps Across the Country

  • Captured on Thursday 25th of April 2019
  • Location is Kingston upon Hull

Storm Hannah is hitting Hull this weekend and it seems the bad weather has already started. At around 5pm on Thursday Read more...

UK: April Snow Continues Across the Country

  • Captured on Thursday 4th of April 2019
  • Location is Wales

Parts of Britain were blanketed in snow this morning as the Met Office issued warnings for harsh conditions. A yello Read more...

Archive – UK: Sleet and Hail Fall in Central London

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is London

Sleet hit London on Wednesday afternoon as temperatures plunged to as low as 3C amid warnings of snow later this week. Read more...

UK: Sleet and Hail Strike Central London 3

  • Captured on Tuesday 2nd of April 2019
  • Location is London

Sleet hit London this afternoon as temperatures plunged to as low as 3C amid warnings of snow later this week. The Ci Read more...

UK: Sleet and Hail Strike Central London 2

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is London

Sleet hit London this afternoon as temperatures plunged to as low as 3C amid warnings of snow later this week. The Ci Read more...

UK: Sleet and Hail Strike Central London

  • Captured on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
  • Location is London

Sleet hit London this afternoon as temperatures plunged to as low as 3C amid warnings of snow later this week. The Ci Read more...

US: Green Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Florida

  • Captured on Saturday 30th of March 2019
  • Location is Florida

A massive green meteor lighted up the night sky over northern Florida on Saturday night. The falling space rock was r Read more...

Japan: Tokyo-based Startup Aims to Launch Hoverbike in 2022

  • Captured on Monday 25th of March 2019
  • Location is Tokyo

Aerial Lab Industries (A.L.I.) Technologies Inc., a Tokyo-based startup developing small unmanned aerial vehicles, unvei Read more...

Algeria: Hundreds of Thousands Rally against Bouteflika 2

  • Captured on Friday 22nd of March 2019
  • Location is Mostaganem

Hundreds of thousands of Algerians demonstrated Friday a month after ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid fo Read more...

Algeria: Hundreds of Thousands Rally against Bouteflika

  • Captured on Friday 22nd of March 2019
  • Location is Annaba

Hundreds of thousands of Algerians demonstrated Friday a month after ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid fo Read more...

UK: Storm Gareth Batters North Britain 2

  • Captured on Tuesday 12th of March 2019
  • Location is Nothern Ireland

Storm Gareth has caused damages to buildings and power cuts, as well as travel disruption. Storm Gareth is the third Read more...

US: Strong Storm Brings Tornado and Hail in Texas

  • Captured on Wednesday 13th of March 2019
  • Location is Texas

Damaging thunderstorms, with powerful winds, tore across parts of the south-central United States Tuesday night into Wed Read more...

UK: Storm Gareth Batters North Britain

  • Captured on Tuesday 12th of March 2019
  • Location is Northern Ireland

Storm Gareth has caused damages to buildings and power cuts, as well as travel disruption. Storm Gareth is the third Read more...

UK: Strong Winds Batter the City of London

  • Captured on Sunday 10th of March 2019
  • Location is London

Britain is battered by 65mph gales as roofs are ripped off and trees uprooted with the Met Office issuing more wind warn Read more...

Archive – UK: Storm Freya Brings High Winds Across the Country

  • Captured on Sunday 3rd of March 2019

Wind speeds in parts of the UK have reached 76mph as Storm Freya sweeps across the country. Fallen trees and power li Read more...

UK: Storm Freya Brings High Winds Across the County 2

  • Captured on Sunday 3rd of March 2019
  • Location is Cornwall

Wind speeds in parts of the UK have reached 76mph as Storm Freya sweeps across the country. Fallen trees and power li Read more...

UK: Storm Freya Brings High Winds Across the County

  • Captured on Sunday 3rd of March 2019
  • Location is Porthcawl

Wind speeds in parts of the UK have reached 76mph as Storm Freya sweeps across the country. Fallen trees and power li Read more...

South Africa: Multiple Dead Following Shooting in Durban

  • Captured on Monday 25th of February 2019
  • Location is Durban

A shooting occurred near the Durban High Court in Durban, South Africa on Feb 25th leaving four dead and six injured. Read more...

South Africa: Mass Shooting in Durban Leaves Multiple Dead

  • Captured on Monday 25th of February 2019
  • Location is Durban

A shooting occurred near the Durban High Court in Durban, South Africa on Feb 25th leaving four dead and six injured. Read more...

Archive – US: Winter Storm Disrupts East Coast

  • Captured on Wednesday 20th of February 2019
  • Location is Washington D.C./New York City/Maryl

The U.S. east coast region awoke Wednesday morning to snow, with government offices and school districts closed, and mor Read more...

US: Winter Storm Disrupts East Coast 4

  • Captured on Wednesday 20th of February 2019
  • Location is Washington D.C.

The U.S. east coast region awoke Wednesday morning to snow, with government offices and school districts closed, and mor Read more...