Monthly Archives: April 2014

the sound of cricket

Today will not be so bright as yesterday but, even so, it will remain mild and will bring the opportunity to work outside if you so wish.  The risk of any rain today is low at around 20%. The day will … Continue reading

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A good day for leaving out the washing

If you want to leave our some washing then today would be a good day to choose.  The risk of any rain today is less than 15%, the breeze will be light and we will have a some bright spells. … Continue reading

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Air pressure rising rapidly

After yesterday’s rain today will be a much more pleasant affair although it will be a little cooler than of late.  As an indication of better things the barometer is showing that the air pressure is rising rapidly.  This change … Continue reading

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April showers

At the time of observations light to moderate rain was falling and this will be the picture for a large portion of the day. The radar images are showing that small but frequent clusters of rain cloud will be moving … Continue reading

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Southerly breeze.

Overnight / early this morning we have had some rainfall and the radar images show that there is more to follow this morning.  We can expect to encounter some rain showers around 10:00 hours and 11:00 hours this morning.  The … Continue reading

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Old smog tales

The wind and rain have certainly helped clear away the smog and improve the air quality although those of us who remember the smog we encountered in our area in the 1960s will think that the recent events were like a … Continue reading

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Cleaner air?

After a few days of extremely poor air quality the overnight rain and today’s change in the wind direction should see an improvement to the situation.  The Met Office report that the air quality index will be 3 today.  Yesterday’s … Continue reading

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A day with some cloud

Another misty start to the day but the mist is not dense enough to create a driving hazard.  The mist will also burn away once the day begins to warm. It will be a mild day with the top temperature … Continue reading

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Mild but with a risk.

Another mild day, temperature wise, is set for us today, however, the risk of some rain and thunder is higher. The air pressure is falling slowly and the charts are showing that over the next few days the jet stream … Continue reading

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A spring like day.

Following on from yesterday we have had further light rain fall in our area early this morning.  The good news is that the rain clouds will pass through our area completely before morning drive time. We will then see some … Continue reading

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