Monthly Archives: September 2014

Most rain since August.

Yesterday around 9mm of rain fell in out area and that was the most rain we had received in a single day since the 25 August 2014. We do have a further 30% risk of some showers later this evening … Continue reading

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Sticky night

After a very warm and sticky night we are set for another unseasonably warm day, but is so unusual?  Last night our minimum temperature was 14.7c (same reading at approximately 06:30 hours). Whilst this is not too dissimilar to 2010 … Continue reading

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Weather and gardening tips

Looking around the weather webcams in the Midlands region shows that the cloud base is still pretty much in place although, today, it does not seem as dense as it did yesterday.  This thought is confirmed by the satellite images … Continue reading

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Sunshine in Salop?

Today, once again, starts off a little cloudy but despite the cloud we only have a 17% chance of rain this morning.  This risk will diminish during the afternoon to around 10%.  The satellite images are currently (08:15 hours) showing … Continue reading

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What’s the jet stream position?

The jet stream continues to ride in the norther parts of the UK.  This will bring rain to the Scotland and Norther England but, in our area, we will have another generally dry day with only a 10% chance of … Continue reading

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Low pressure to the North

There is a complex system of low pressure to the north of the UK at the moment and it is bringing inclement weather to Scotland and parts of Northern England. This system, however,  is being kept at bay from our … Continue reading

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Rain dance!

As I write this post (at approximately 06:30 hours) gentle rain is falling.  So far today around 2mm of rain has fallen in our area and this adds to the 1mm that fell last night.  This will hardly help fill … Continue reading

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Autumnal weather?

Yesterday saw the first day of Autumn 2014 and today will try to live up to its “tag” by trying to behave in an appropriate Autumnal manner. The day will see a couple of subtle changes to the weather pattern … Continue reading

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Lowest since May

This morning has seen the temperature “dip” to the lowest since around  early May 2014.  At 05:32 hours the thermometer reading was 5.2c.  Tonight will also see temperatures at a similar level to last night as the high pressure system, … Continue reading

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Scarecrow Festival Weather.

After yesterday’s day of cloud and drizzle today is going to be one of complete contrast. High air pressure is sitting above our area and (at the time of observation) is continuing to rise.  This clearly indicates some fine and … Continue reading

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