Simon King is a meteorologist and currently presents the weather on BBC TV news, radio and online. He created, produced and co-presented the BBC podcast Under the Weather with Clare Nasir. Simon was previously an operational meteorologist for the Met Office and part of a specialist forecasting unit with the Royal Air Force. Having trained as an RAF reserve officer, he was deployed with the military on operations to the Middle East where he provided crucial weather data and forecasts. He has a postgraduate and undergraduate degree in Meteorology from the University of Reading and is a self-confessed weather nut! Clare Nasir is a Meteorologist with a BSc in Maths and Oceanography. She currently presents the weather for Channel 5 and has over 20 years of weather forecast experience - previously presented on ITV, BBC and GMTV. Clare has co-presented the acclaimed documentary series Fierce Earth for CBBC, written a regular weather-related column for The Huffington Post and co-presented with Simon King the BBC podcast Under the Weather. She has written 5 children's books and lives in Cheshire with her husband, BBC Radio 6 Music DJ, Chris Hawkins and daughter Sienna.
Clear, succinct and engaging answers to every question you could ask about the weather. * Gavin Pretor-Pinney, author of The Cloudspotter's Guide *