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Evelyn Cusack's guide to weather

 Date: Wednesday, June 4th
 Time: 8:00pm
 Where: Gandon Suite South,
Davenport Hotel,
Merrion Square,
Dublin 2
 Admission: €3 for members and concessions
€6 for non-members.

Description

We are delighted to have as our guest speaker, Evelyn Cusack, Meteorologist with Met Eireann and familiar to you all from RTE's weather service.

Ms Cusack will address such topics as
  • How do we know what the weather was like hundreds of thousands of years ago?
  • Is there really global warming?
  • Are hurricanes really getting stronger?
  • Is the Arctic ice really melting?
  • What's the difference between rain and showers?
  • Weather and climate?
  • Can fauna and flora forecast the weather?
  • Is the southeast really the sunniest part of Ireland?
The presentation will also include an overview of how scientific weather forecasts are made.