Monthly Archives: September 2015

A gentle descent

Today sees the surface air pressure begin a slow descent that will eventually bring some low pressure and eventually rain to our area.  For the remainder of this week, however, the weather remains on the dry and bright side.  As … Continue reading

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Today’s top temperature?

Today’s air pressure remains high and will continue to do so for the rest of the week.  The current charts suggest that lower air pressure will move into our area over the weekend and will bring a risk of unsettled … Continue reading

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Air pressure is high

It is another day with some mist and heavy dew to start us off but, just like the last two days, this mist will soon burn away as the day warms. The surface air pressure has now settled at around … Continue reading

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More good weather news

This morning sees a veil of mist lying across our area but, fear not, because this will burn away as the sun rises and we will be left with another very pleasant day. The barometer, at approximately 08:40 hours, continued to … Continue reading

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The best of Autumn weather

It is  very bright start to the day and the air pressure will continue to rise.  By tomorrow morning the surface air pressure will be at 1032mb.  The current charts strongly suggest that high surface air pressure will remain with us … Continue reading

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Good weather picture continues to develop

The air pressure will continue to rise slowly today and will eventually settle at around 1024mb by the end of the day.  This will mean that there is a reduced risk of precipitation (only around 8% risk of rain) and … Continue reading

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Some good weather news developing

After some light overnight rain the radar images are showing a few isolated rain clouds that will reach our area mostly this morning.  The majority will simply blow by but there is a 60% risk of further rain today. The majority … Continue reading

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Improving slowly

Yesterday saw the monthly rain total increase to 24mm after we received another 4.8mm of rain.  Today, however,will see a generally dry day as the surface air pressure hovers around the 1010mb mark.  As of last night the average rainfall … Continue reading

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Showers still around?

In the last 24 hours nearly 8mm of rain has fallen in the Hammerwich area and there is still a chance of a few drops more today.  The air pressure at the time of observation (06:35 hours) was continuing to … Continue reading

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Monday morning blues

As I write this post the surface air pressure is falling rapidly and we have all ready received 0.6mm of rain. The radar images are showing that further “waves” of light to moderate rain clouds are heading our way from … Continue reading

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Huddlesford Heritage Gathering Weather

We have another bright start to the day although we will see a little more cloud today than we did yesterday.  However, despite the additional cloud the risk of rain today is only around 9%.  This will be good news … Continue reading

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A bright start

The air pressure continues to rise (albeit slowly) and it will settle today around the 1024mb mark.  This indicates that we are set for a day will low wind speeds and only a low risk of rain.  (Hurrah!) The high … Continue reading

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On the up

Overnight the air pressure has continued to increase and it will continue to do so during the day.  From a starting position of around 1006mb this morning we can expect the surface air pressure to end the day at around … Continue reading

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Spared a soaking

Fortunately the UK was spared the disruptive rain yesterday as the weather system failed to develop in the way that nearly all of the models suggested.  It goes to show how a minor change in wind speed, wind direction and … Continue reading

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A Met Office warning

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for our area today.  The reason for this warning is that a low pressure system, that has developed to the S-SE, will be travelling up the UK today bringing some widespread … Continue reading

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Calm before….

The surface air pressure continues to remain low today although, as the day passes, we will see a slight increase in the barometer reading to about 997mb from 990mb.  The low air pressure is being caused by the jet stream … Continue reading

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Pressure falling

At the time of observations (06:30 hours) the air pressure was reducing rapidly.  By mid afternoon we can expect that the surface air pressure will be around 992mb.  Regular readers will know that air pressures below 1000mb generally mean that … Continue reading

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A bright start

Today sees a bright start to the day with plenty of dew on the grass after a relatively cool night.  The temperature at 06:50 hours this morning was 7.2c. During the partly cloudy day we will see some bright spells which … Continue reading

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Wet overnight.

Overnight 7.8mm of rain fell in our area and the radar images are showing that further showers are likely during the morning.  The risk of further rain during the morning period is around 80%. The rain system will eventually move … Continue reading

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A change afoot

The surface air pressure continues to reduce slowly and a low pressure system will begin to push across the UK today.  This will not, however, bring any obvious adverse weather to our area during daylight hours.  The risk of rain … Continue reading

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