More rain but how much?

The radar images are showing that the heavy rain cloud is currently missing our area and whilst we may see some light rain / drizzle during the drive to work the rain should not present any real difficulties. 

As the day passes the risk of the odd localised shower continues to present a risk and there is a 60% chance of us all seeing some light rainfall / drizzle.  After dark (around 18:00 hours to 24:00 hours) another more significant band of rain will move into our area and will bring more generalised and persistent rainfall.  The chances of rain after 18:00 hours is currently 90%+.  The rainfall after dark will be about 5mm.

The temperature will not rise much above 5c during the day and will only reduce by a degree or so overnight. 

The wind will be blowing from the SW at an average speed of around 8mph during the afternoon / evening.  The wind during the morning will be light at around 4mph.


Generally cloudy with the odd spell of light rain during daylight hours.  More persistent rain after dark.

Observations made 06:38 hours Hammerwich, Staffordshire.

Air pressure : 1012mb, Temperature : 3.2c, Wind : 1mph SW, Relative humidity : 87%, Rain this month :  61mm, Rain this year : 61mm.

Lichfield weather, Burntwood weather, Hammerwich weather, Bloxwich weather, Brownhills weather and Pelsall weather.
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