Batten down the hatches for a ‘weather bomb’ is heading our way.
It’s a great contender for word of the day and sounds far more threatening than the alternative of rapid cyclogenesis.
So congrats to whoever termed the phrase.
It’s certainly effective communication and appreciated by those of us who embrace the national past-time of talking about the weather.
Our weather forecasters, with all the advanced technology to hand, are not only getting better at advising us what’s in store but also at providing the information clearly. And using descriptions we...