Welcome to Simon Lee’s website. I am a Postdoctoral Research Scientist in the Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics at Columbia University in the City of New York. I hold PhD and MMet degrees from the Department of Meteorology at the University of Reading, UK. I am also one of two Editors-in-Chief of the Royal Meteorological Society journal ‘Weather’.

NEWS: Check out our new North American regimes paper on early online release in Journal of Climate!

Stratospheric polar vortex and regime forecast charts previously available on this site are currently offline, but I intend to make these available again soon.

On this website you can find: