BBC Weather Started With This Amazing Dad's Joke Last Night

    "Dull, grey, cold, miserable... and that's just me."

    After the Weekend News on BBC One yesterday evening, John Hammond opened that night's weather forecast with this amazing line:

    The original video has nearly received 17,000 retweets on Twitter.

    Behold: the most amazing self-deprecating and British opening line to a weather report.

    Essentially... it's this.

    @coolmoleman @libbyfennessy @just_tesni this is such a dad joke I love it

    John Hammond has since tweeted this.

    Good to see my #dadjoke helps to engage Great British Public in its favourite subject #weather https://t.co/JDibrIHZsd