/ is winter here
Read actual weather forecasts instead of papers.
> Read actual weather forecasts instead of papers.
Supplement that by following the met office blog for a few months. You'll get a good feel for the number of posts they make that are 'the newspaper ran xyz weather story, but there's no evidence for this.'
Who (or what?!) on earth is that?
Cheers for that! Here's me thinking it was another name for Ivan the Terrible (the Russian wrestler in the old Billy Connolly sketch)!
Quite mild in Siberia this year....
Best weather related sign I saw was on the motorway, one of the small, diamond shaped orange LED signs that said fog. The only reason I could see it was because the fog has cleared, possibly the most pointless sign in the world.
Elsewhere on the site
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