Monthly Archives: October 2013

A change ahead.

There is a little dampness in the air this morning and some light rain fell overnight.  This small rainfall didn’t really make any significant impact on the monthly rainfall total (less than 0.5mm).  We are, however, likely to see one or … Continue reading

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Rain from the West

Last night the thermometer reached a low 0f 3.8c  due to the clear sky.  This clear sky will benefit us this morning as we will see some brighter spells as we go about our business. With the bright spells our … Continue reading

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A brighter start

Yesterday the rainfall count broke the 100mm (4inches) mark for the month but today will not add greatly, if at all, to the tally. Tomorrow, however, is a different story. The red sky this morning tells us that there is some … Continue reading

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Saved from the storm

Storms have caused a lot of disruption in the SW of the UK and on the Isle of Wight a wind speed of 99mph was recorded.  Fortunately for us the damaging winds have not reached our area although we are receiving … Continue reading

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Will the weather be as bad as 1987?

First of all can I just remind you that the clocks went back one hour overnight and the last connection to the summer (through BST) is now over.  The good news is that in less than two month’s time we … Continue reading

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Getting breezy – make preparations in the garden.

Today sees the start of our area receiving the impact of a low pressure system that is moving across the UK.  The effect of this low pressure system will be slight at first but the real effect will reach us … Continue reading

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Rainy start

As I reported in yesterday’s blog we will be travelling to work or school this morning in some persistent rain.  So far just over 4mm of rain as fallen in our area and we can expect more to come first … Continue reading

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