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.

Weather

Rare snow for the southern US

A cold blast of wintry weather brings snow to the Deep South and parts of Mexico.

Rare snow for the southern US

Environment

The hurricane season comes to an end

The Atlantic and Caribbean had 17 named storms in one of the wettest and wildest seasons on record.

The hurricane season comes to an end

Weather

Heavy rain causes flooding in southeastern Australia

Record-breaking rainfall leads to widespread disruption as severe storms lash Victoria.

Heavy rain causes flooding in southeastern Australia

Weather

Tropical depression threatens flooding across Sri Lanka

Damaging winds and flooding expected as storms in Bay of Bengal head towards Sri Lanka.

Tropical depression threatens flooding across Sri Lanka

Weather

Storm Numa forms in the Mediterranean

A medicane forms in the Ionian Sea and leaves at least 19 people dead Greece.

Storm Numa forms in the Mediterranean

Weather

Colombia floods and mudslide prove deadly

Troops called in to help search for victims after torrential rains hit southwest Colombia.

Colombia floods and mudslide prove deadly

Weather

Torrential downpours cause major flooding in Tanzania

Unusually heavy seasonal rains have caused widespread problems across parts of East Africa.

Torrential downpours cause major flooding in Tanzania

Nicaragua

More tropical downpours hit the Caribbean

The busy Atlantic basin hurricane season continues with a formation alert for much of Central America.

More tropical downpours hit the Caribbean

Asia Pacific

Typhoon Lan bears down on Japan

Powerful storm, locally know as Paolo, barrels in from the northwest Pacific, potentially disrupting election process.

Typhoon Lan bears down on Japan

Weather

Vietnam on flood alert again

A week after deadly floods ravaged the country, Tropical Storm Khanun heads towards Vietnam.

Vietnam on flood alert again

Weather

Vietnam braces for heavy rain and flooding

Tropical Depression 23W has developed in the South China Sea threatening floods across parts of Indo-China.

Vietnam braces for heavy rain and flooding

Weather

India's rainy season comes up short

Four-month long Southwest Monsoon 2017 comes to an end with below normal rainfall.

India's rainy season comes up short