predict conditions could remain warm into September.
FocusEconomics first counted Ravelas among the world's "most accurate forecasters
" in 2016 when he was awarded as the top forecaster
in the current account category in the Philippines.
Sun-worshippers enjoyed a balmy climate yesterday with highs of 19C and forecasters
say the warm weather will continue right through to Friday.
"At the end of this month and the start of December, it could be a little bit milder and it's likely to turn less cold," the Met forecaster
The onset of cooler climate can now be felt with mercury expected to drop across the country, the forecaster
said in a phone interview.
have warned that another weather system, Storm Emma, will bring blizzards, gales and sleet.
warn delays to travel are possible, with a chance of some cancellations to public transport.
are warning of winds of up to 70mph across South Wales today.
say there could be disruption to transport and power networks.
During this short study, the forecaster
viewed a 39-min-long severe hail and wind event from 16 July 2009 in displaced real time and was asked to make warning decisions as he saw necessary.
That gives us a maximum of 17 observations on each forecaster
against which we compare the Reserve Bank's forecast performance.