Sean Bruen

Sean Bruen is a forecaster for Metcast (and Snow Watch). His main interests are historical and long range weather. He LOVES snow (his Twitter account is @SnowbieWx, go figure!) and his favourite season is Winter.

Turbulent week with wet and windy conditions dominating

Last week, we saw Storm Freya bringing strong winds, heavy rain and even some snowfalls to the UK which was the first of a few depressions that made in...

Winter 2018/19: Milder, drier and sunnier than average

Winter 2018/19 was a bit of a unique Winter in some regards as it was mild and dry which is unusual for Winter as mild weather is often associated...

Winter 2018/19 Forecast Evaluation

We released our Winter 2018/19 seasonal forecast back on Tuesday, November 27th 2018 here. Now that the season is over and the weather stats are in, we believe that...

February 2019: Exceptionally mild and sunny

Winter 2018-19 had been on the relatively mild side up to January largely down to a very mild December (though not as mild as December 2015) and...

Very wet at times with largely cool conditions

The popular proverb tells us that March tends to come in like a lion with wet and windy conditions before it goes out like a lamb with...

Storm Freya: Wet and windy conditions Sunday/Monday

Yesterday, we discussed the possibility of some strong wind gusts from an area of low pressure to the northwest of the country on Saturday night but there...