Weather Forecasting


Collect GB Stamps Weather Forecasting at Royal Mail

Royal Mail is marking the 170th anniversary of UKs national meteorological service with eight new stamps capturing the history, science and future of weather forecasting.

2024 (February 1 2024)
Commemorative

Designed by hat-trick design
Size 41mm (h) x 30mm (v)
Printed by Cartor Security Print
Print Process Lithography
Gum PVA

Stamps

Weather Forecasting 2nd Stamp (2024) Luke Howard, pioneer meteorologist, classified clouds in 1803

Luke Howard, pioneer meteorologist, classified clouds in 1803

2nd
Weather Forecasting 2nd Stamp (2024) Storm barometer of Robert FitzRoy, founder of the Met Office in 1854

Storm barometer of Robert FitzRoy, founder of the Met Office in 1854

2nd
Weather Forecasting 1st Stamp (2024) Terra Nova Expedition studied extreme weather in 1910-12

Terra Nova Expedition studied extreme weather in 1910-12

1st
Weather Forecasting 1st Stamp (2024) Marine buoys collect data for the Shipping Forecast, first broadcast in 1924

Marine buoys collect data for the Shipping Forecast, first broadcast in 1924

1st
Weather Forecasting £2.00 Stamp (2024) Weather observers were vital to the success of the D-Day invasion in 1944

Weather observers were vital to the success of the D-Day invasion in 1944

£2.00
Weather Forecasting £2.00 Stamp (2024) Radar and computers improved forecasting accuracy from the 1950s

Radar and computers improved forecasting accuracy from the 1950s

£2.00
Weather Forecasting £2.20 Stamp (2024) Barbara Edwards became the first British female TV weather presenter in 1974

Barbara Edwards became the first British female TV weather presenter in 1974

£2.20
Weather Forecasting £2.20 Stamp (2024) Supercomputers and satellites help track the Earths weather today

Supercomputers and satellites help track the Earths weather today

£2.20

Presentation Pack

Pack 644
5014721160894
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First Day Cover

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Reverse for Weather Forecasting

Postmark

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