The Meteorological Office, abbreviated as the Met Office is the United Kingdom's national weather service. It is an executive agency and trading fund of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy led by CEO Penelope Endersby, who took on the role as Chief Executive in December 2018, is the first woman to do so. The Met Office makes meteorological predictions across all timescales from weather forecasts to climate change.
|Headquarters||Met Office Operations Centre, Exeter, Devon (since December 2003)|
|Employees||1,879 (March 2019)|
|Parent agency||Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy|