Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sunshine heralds the start of BST

As if completely on queue the sun is shining brightly this morning to herald in the start of British Summer Time.  Don’t rush outside, however, in your shorts or bikini as the air temperature is only 0.8c and there is … Continue reading

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Jet stream still bringing cold weather

The jet stream (see image below) continues to bring cold air from the N.  You will see that the image is showing that the jet stream is split in two.  The upper part of the jet stream is taking cold … Continue reading

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Sunshine greets the Bank Holiday.

This morning we are greeted by bright sunshine!  This sunshine belies the fact that the temperature at the time of writing is only around 1c but, even so, it is a pleasant sight to see. We will see more bright spells … Continue reading

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Bright but cold

As we get ready for work this morning the sky is a lot brighter than of late.  Outside looks warm and inviting but the fact is that the temperature outside is as low as we have seen all week.  At … Continue reading

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Wrap up warm.

My observations show that we start the day, once again, with sub-zero air temperatures.  At 06:24 hours my recorded temperature was -0.6c. The day will not really get much warmer although we will reach the dizzy heights of around a … Continue reading

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Remaining cold.

Another cold morning sets us off today.  The current temperature at (06:30 hours) is still below freezing point at -1.2c and the day will barely warm up.  Great care needs to be taken on untreated paths and roads as these will … Continue reading

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High pressure but low temperatures.

Our area is now covered with a series of high air pressure systems. These systems will bring two key attributes to our area over the next few days. Firstly, for today at least, the system is made up of a … Continue reading

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