Adam Thornhill


Adam Thornhill FRMetS CMet

Public email: 


+357 2527 6062

Contact address: 

Met Office, RAF Akrotiri, BFPO 57

Current Employment: 

Currently the Principal Meteorological Officer at RAF Akrotiri, with responsibility over forecasting services to British Forces Cyprus and 903 Expeditionary Air Wing across the Levant and Broader Middle East. Have worked for the Met Office in Operational Meteorology over 10 years, mainly in Defence and Aviation with time spend as a reservist in Iraq and Afghanistan forecasting with the MMU.

Recent work: 

British Antarctic Survey 2002-2006

Met Office: 2006 to present

2016 to Present: Principal Met Officer, RAF Akrotiri, Cyprus

2015-2016 Stakeholder Relationship Manager, Government Services, UK Defence, HQ Met Office

2012-2015 Contingent Meteorologist (SOM), JOMOC and PJHQ, Northwood

2011-2012 Senior Operational Meteorologist, Heathrow Met Office and MPA, Falkland Islands

2006-2011 Operational Meteorologist Met Office Defence and MMU Deployable Forecaster

2002-2005 Met Observer Rothera Research Station, Antarctic Peninsula


Operational Meteorology, Aviation Forecasting, Military Forecasting