Monthly Archives: August 2015

August Bank Holiday Monday Weather

It is a very damp start to the Bank Holiday Monday with around 8mm of rain already received in the Hammerwich area by 08:30 hours. The radar images are showing that heavy rain clouds are above our area and will … Continue reading

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August Bank Holiday Sunday weather

Today sees the second day of the Lichfield Food Festival around the city centre and it should be another dry and mild day for organisers, visitors and stall holders. The jet stream has traveled towards the north over the last 24 … Continue reading

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August Bank Holiday Weekend Weather

There is a lot going on in our region over this August bank Holiday including the T20 cricket finals day at Edgbaston and the Lichfield Food Festival around the city centre.  It is important for both events that the weather … Continue reading

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A bright start to the day

Today sees a bright start to the day and the morning will follow this theme.  As the day passes the air pressure will continue to rise and, by the end of the day, it will settle at around 1016mb. As … Continue reading

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Where is the jet stream today?

It is another dull start to the day with 7/8ths cloud cover at approximately 06:30 hours. The jet stream is running along the southern edge of England and this position will bring prolonged periods of rain in Northern France but … Continue reading

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Not such a bright start

In stark contrast to yesterday today sees the day start off very dull and wet underfoot.  Heavy early morning rain has left 5.8mm of rain deposited in our area by 06:30 hours this morning (41mm for the month so far). … Continue reading

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A bright late August morning

First thing this morning sees the cloud fragmented and the sun is able to shine brightly. This brings a pleasant start to the day.   The air pressure will continue to increase until late morning thereby continuing the pleasant theme, however, … Continue reading

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