Weather to go

Metservice ambassador Bob McDavitt wrote a series of article for FMC which were published in older issues of our ‘Bulletin’ magazine. Timeless advice and information for coming closer to understanding the complex weather in New Zealand’s mountains.

June 2011  Tropical Cyclone Season

How do storms get their names and who chooses them? Former MetService Ambassador, Bob McDavitt, explains the history behind naming storms, how they are categorised, and his insight into the 2011 tropical cyclone season that caused widespread damage.