The title says it all really, apart from the “80% certain” in the original announcement.
I guess by the end of May we’ll know whether he’s right.
[Update 3 July 2012]
Was Piers Corbyn’s prediction right? My thoughts.
And both report cold weather will continue into June.
Piers bases his predictions on the position of Sun and Moon. He looks back to when there was a similar configuration of Sun and Moon and asks what the weather was like then.
Well that’s the simplified version.
The Met Office has a complicated computer model, which I believe is based on CO2 – just like the Climate Change models. So if Piers’ predictions are right that tends to count against Climate Change.
Watch Piers explain his ideas in more detail
And download the slides of Piers talk