How weather forecasting helps climbers on Everest
How weather forecasting helps climbers on Everest Why is mountain weather forecasting so tricky? How has it improved in the last 30 years? And how have these changes improved safety in the mountains? Dr Melanie Windridge visits the Met Office and talks to Alex Deakin to find out, and shares her experience of the weather when climbing Mount Everest.
Dr Melanie Windridge summited Mount Everest on 21st May 2018. Find out more about the climb and the associated outreach project at http://melaniewindridge.co.uk/....a-journey-of-discove