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Everton Fox

Everton Fox joined Al Jazeera English as a weather presenter in March 2007, from the BBC where he worked for nearly seven years.

Everton's career in meteorology began when he joined the Met Office in 1991. Initially he worked as an observer, providing forecaster support at DRA Bedford for two years, before spending a year at the Norwich Weather Centre. Following that, he spent five years at Wattisham Airfield in Suffolk before moving into weather forecasting in 1999.

Having completed the forecaster foundation programme in March 2000, which included on the job training at RAF Marham in Norfolk, he went on to become a forecaster at the London Weather Centre before joining the BBC.

Everton joined the BBC Weather Centre in July 2000 to present on BBC World and BFBS (British Forces Broadcasting Services). The BBC's first black weather presenter, Everton went on to broadcast across a range of channels including the BBC's interactive channels and on BBC radio. Everton became the main weather presenter on BBC Radio Five Live and Test Match Special.

Weather

Record rain for parts of eastern Australia

Heavy downpours cause some flooding in Queensland, New South Wales and Tasmania.

Environment

Tropical Cyclone Ella brings rain, flooding to Fiji

The extended southern hemisphere cyclone season continues with another storm in the South Pacific.

Weather

East Africa hit by flash floods

Heavy downpours cause floods along eastern parts of Kenya and Tanzania.

Weather

Tropical Cyclone Donna lashes Vanuatu and New Caledonia

Severe storm develops into the strongest May cyclone ever recorded in the southern hemisphere.

Weather

Sri Lanka feels the heat

Pre-monsoon heat extends right across South Asia.

Weather

Cold wintry weather sweeps over central Europe

Spring warmth is on hold across Europe as cold weather brings snow to parts of Germany, Austria and the Balkans.

Weather

Pre-monsoon heat builds early in India

Temperatures are currently running around five degrees above average across much of northern India.

Weather

Clean-up under way across flood-hit eastern Australia

Tropical Cyclone Debbie clears away from Queensland and New South Wales, allowing residents to return home.

Weather

Tropical Cyclone Debbie batters eastern Australia

Damaging winds and flooding rains lash Queensland as Debbie becomes the worst storm to hit the state in six years.

Weather

Eastern Australia hit by drought and floods

Nearly 90 percent of Queensland is in drought; meanwhile severe storms linger across parts of New South Wales.

Weather

Northeast US braced for late winter blast

Blizzard warnings issued from New England to the mid-Atlantic as Nor’easter barrels towards Canadian Maritimes.

Weather

Tropical Cyclone Blanche hits northern Australia

Damaging winds strengthen as the storm approaches northwestern Australia.