“I was amazed when the Queen asked several questions. She wanted to know how the green screen behind us works,” says Carol, 56.
“I asked if anyone knew where the lowest temperature recorded in the UK was and the Queen knew the answer.
“She said it was in Braemar, Aberdeenshire (-27.2C) but also that the record is shared with Altnaharra in Sutherland.
“As a Scot I was very impressed. She’s a very lovely lady and really funny as well.
“Weather presenters used to work with magnetic symbols that fell off the map. There’s a clip of one poor presenter spelling out FOG, the F falling off and him saying, ‘I’m sorry about the F in FOG!’ The Queen laughed at that story.”