Paul Gorman

Science journalist Paul Gorman has dabbled in weather forecasting since he was 7, working for the MetService, WeatherWatch and Blue Skies Weather. He has written about it - with more success - for several decades.

Sep 7, 2021

Why did we not see the Auckland floods coming?

Was the sheer intensity of torrential rainfall that flooded parts of Auckland last week just too difficult to predict?

Read on.

Jun 26, 2021

Inside the forecast room, where the big calls are a matter of life and death

This was no ordinary heavy rain event.

Read on.

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