Monthly Archives: April 2013

High pressure for the last day of April

Today our area is covered by a simple system of high air pressure.  This means that the winds will be light and we will see some brighter spells. First thing this morning, as I write this post, we are already … Continue reading

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More Spring like weather.

Yesterday we received 2.6mm of rain in our area which was, I am sure, really welcomed by our gardeners and farmers.  Today we can also expect to see light rain showers during the afternoon / early evening but it will not … Continue reading

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A little better news?

Another cloudy day for us today but there is some brighter news to report. The wind has now moved position and, for the morning at least, we will be receiving a slightly warmer breeze from the SW  (that’s the good … Continue reading

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Two sweaters for the fielding side?

A very bright start to the day today but when you step out you will immediately notice the cool breeze that is accompanying the sunshine. Like yesterday our winds are deriving from the NW-NNW and are adding some wind chill effect … Continue reading

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Winds from the NW.

In yesterday’s blog we discussed the position of the jet stream and, as forecast, this is bringing cooler winds from the NW to our area today. We will also see a mixture of sunshine, cloud and the risk of rain … Continue reading

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Relative humidity high.

A much cloudier day greets us this morning and this will be the picture for much of the remainder of the day. The jet stream (see image) is  still running across the UK but is now beginning the take an upwards … Continue reading

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Cloudier today.

The jet stream is currently running across the UK in a West to East direction and this will bring mild temperatures but generally more cloudy conditions.  This is the kind of jet stream positioning we tend to experience during the summer. Overall … Continue reading

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It’s all in the Jet Stream.

The Jet Stream is now taking up a position running generally West to East across the country.  This will take a couple of days to settle but will mean that we will see more cloud as the days pass. For today, … Continue reading

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Weather report for the 22 April 2013.

A bright start to the day but a complex low pressure system to the N of us is trying to push the high pressure system currently over our area S. Cloud cover will increase slighty during the morning and, through parts of the … Continue reading

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A change in the air.

First impressions of the weather this morning are very favourable with some watery sunshine breaking through a thin veil of cloud. We can expect this kind of condition to prevail for the rest of the morning.  The sunshine will help our top temperature rise … Continue reading

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