Wed. May 22nd, 2019

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Blame it on the weatherman

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About 6 months ago, BBC Weather changed its interface for local weather forecasts. I dont like the new version – too hard to read, and its very pessimistic (ie if a drop of rain is forecast all day, the symbol for the day is “downpour”).

And more to the point – its often very very wrong.

So hats off to my Uncle Jim, who pointed me in the direction of yr.no – the Norwegian equivalent of the Met office. Easy to use, you can see what their decision is based on, and we get pretty graphs. Nice.

Consider this a public information service, loyal reader. Although I’m not sure that its altogether more accurate…

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