Severe weather forecast
Convective Discussion
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Tornado Watch
Latest discussions and watches >>
About us
Welcome to TORRO, the Tornado and Storm Research Organisation.
Founded in 1974, we are a privately-supported research body, specialising in severe convective weather in Britain and Ireland.
Find out more about us >>
Did you know?
Tornado On this day in 1987 a tornado, rated T2 on the TORRO scale, affected parts of Hedon area (Yorkshire, East Riding)
More facts and stats >>
TORRO Conference
Autumn Conference Sat 15 October 2022
Details coming soon
Recent severe weather events
Funnel cloud
02 Jul 2022
Clachtoll
Sutherland
Wind damage
23 Jul 2022
Benone
Co Londonderry
If you have any information please contact us >>
UK date records 18 August
MAXIMUM
35.0°C
MINIMUM
0.3°C
More UK Extremes >>
International Journal of Meteorology
IJMet The IJMet is the associate journal of TORRO, publishing research into UK and international severe weather events.
Visit the IJMet >>
TORRO Anniversary Book
TORRO Anniversary book The TORRO 40th anniversary book, "Extreme Weather: Forty Years of the Tornado and Storm Research Organisation" is available to buy online from
John Wiley & Sons >>