Storm Desmond – some facts

Here are some amazing rainfall facts from Storm Desmond

Honister

Thirlemere

LD water levels

279mm rain fell in 1 day in 1955. This UK record lasted for 54 years, till 316mm fell in 2009. Just 6 years later 341mm falls

Forecast changeable projections
This is what the Hadley Centre predicts will happen in the UK as a result of climate change – scary?

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