Everton Fox

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.

United States

US: Rivers overflow along Eastern Seaboard

A week of thundery downpours swell waterways to bursting point along the Mid-Atlantic States.

US: Rivers overflow along Eastern Seaboard

Jamaica

Jamaica hit by flash floods

Rivers overflow after days of heavy rain lash the Caribbean island nation, washing away roads and bridges.

Jamaica hit by flash floods

Nigeria

Violent thunderstorms sweep through Nigeria

Falling mast kills seven people, as major flooding hits Makurdi, capital of Benue state.

Violent thunderstorms sweep through Nigeria

Weather

US: Dust storms cause road chaos in Nebraska

Visibility reduced to almost zero creates dangerous driving conditions in the Midwest.

US: Dust storms cause road chaos in Nebraska

Weather

Hot in Hungary

Spring warmth spreads record breaking heat across central and Eastern Europe.

Hot in Hungary

Weather

Flash floods leave two dead in the Eastern Med

Streams, rivers and wadis burst their banks as violent storms hit Israel and the Palestinian Territories.

Flash floods leave two dead in the Eastern Med

Weather

Severe weather hits Kenya leaving five dead

Flash floods and mudslides wreak havoc in and around Nairobi as the rainy season sets in.

Severe weather hits Kenya leaving five dead

US & Canada

US wildfires leave two dead in Oklahoma

Oklahoma state of emergency for 52 of the state's 77 counties because of fires and conditions for more fires to start.

US wildfires leave two dead in Oklahoma

Italy

Spring weather disrupts life across the central Mediterranean

Severe storms bring damaging hail, destructive winds and a tornado to parts of Italy and the Balkans.

Spring weather disrupts life across the central Mediterranean

Weather

Deadly storms batter the southern US

Severe weather kills two people in the Deep South and now threatens heavy snow across the northeast and New England.

Deadly storms batter the southern US

Weather

Temperatures soar across the eastern US

Record-breaking highs are experienced across the eastern US, while there are record lows in the west.

Temperatures soar across the eastern US

Weather

South Africa: Day Zero pushed back to June

Welcome rains arrive in the Western Cape, but flash floods leave nine people dead.

South Africa: Day Zero pushed back to June