Monthly Archives: October 2015

Halloween Weather

If you are attending a Halloween party then the good news is that you will be able to do so in the knowledge that the rain will not wash off your make up!  The greatest risk of any rain today is … Continue reading

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Rain Greets The Day

At the time of observations (06:30 hours) we are in the middle of a large rain cloud system that will bring rain to most parts of the UK today.  As I write the post the air pressure is reducing rapidly … Continue reading

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Take you hat.

It is a mild start to the day with the air temperature at 06:35 hours already into double figures (11.5c).  The air temperature will, however, only get a degree or so warmer today. Our top temperature today will be around 13c … Continue reading

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A drizzly start

It is a drizzly and damp start to the morning.  The rain radar images are showing that our area is on the western fringes of a rain cloud system that is moving up the country from the SE.  This system had … Continue reading

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Early warmth

It is a mild start to the morning with the air temperature already well into double figures as early as 06:00 hours. This early warmth does produce a risk of some mist this morning around drive time, however, this will … Continue reading

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Time for your warmer coat?

It was another cool night last night with the air temperature reaching a minimum of 3.6c at 01:53 hours. This morning, at the time of my observations (06:32 hours), the air temperature had reached 4.6c.  It is certainly time to … Continue reading

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Good morning GMT

This morning sees the start of GMT (I hope you remembered to put your clocks back) and a real cool snap in the air.  The overnight minimum temperature last night / this morning was 3.7c at 04:44 hours. Yesterday we … Continue reading

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Rain on its way?

The rain radar images are clearly showing rain carrying clouds are moving across the UK from the W and will reach our area by around 09:00 hours.  There is a 95% risk of our area receiving some rainfall by noon. … Continue reading

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Get your brolly ready for tomorrow.

Today sees another mild and occasionally bright day. The cloud cover will be mostly high during the daylight hours but there is only a low risk of rain (around 8%) today.  If you want to put out some washing then … Continue reading

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When will it rain again?

Yesterday a total of 8.6mm of rain fell in our area which, I am sure, was welcomed by many gardeners and farmers.  Today will be generally dry day with just a 20% risk of some drizzle first thing this morning. … Continue reading

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The rain has arrived

The overnight / early morning rain has arrived and, at at the time of observation (06:36 hours), so far this morning 7.6mm of rain had fallen on our area.  There is, however, a little more to come.  The radar images are … Continue reading

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A changing outlook

The next 24 hours will see a great contrast in the weather conditions.  This morning will some bright spells but overnight and through tomorrow morning we are 80% certain of seeing some rain. This morning we will start off with … Continue reading

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From the Atlantic

  Today brings us another day of high air  surface pressure and during the day the barometer reading will increase from  1025mb to about 1028mb.  This level of air pressure would indicate that we are set for another dry day. … Continue reading

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A change in the week?

It is another cloudy start to the day and, in the main, that is how the day will remain.  We will see the odd brighter spell but low and high cloud cover is the order of the day. The cloud … Continue reading

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A below average month of rainfall – so far.

The jet stream is now split either side of the UK and this is helping to maintain the high air pressure above our area.  The long period of dry weather we have seen has meant that our area has only … Continue reading

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A worn out record

Whilst not wanting to sound like a worn out record today, once again, sees our area under the influence of a high air pressure system and some cloud.  Thees conditions are due to the jet stream sitting above the northern reaches … Continue reading

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WS7 weather report for Hammerwich, Lichfield, Burntwood, Brownhills, Bloxwich, Walsall, Aldridge and Pelsall area

Today sees high high air pressure maintain a position above our area. Although there is a slight reduction in the value from 1026 to 1022mb this is still sufficiently high to bring us another dry day. The risk of us … Continue reading

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For the seventh day

For the seventh consecutive day our area sits under a system of high surface pressure which means that we are set for another dry day.  The risk of any rain today is around 8%. It will be noticeably cool day … Continue reading

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A cooler day

The surface air pressure is on the rise again, albeit slightly.  We will see the barometer readings peak out at around 1027-1028mb today. It is a cool start and the day will also be on the cooler side too.  Our … Continue reading

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Time for your warm cardigan

It is a cool start to the day with the air temperature (5.1c) reaching the lowest point since the 26 September 2015 (4.4c).  It is that time of year to find your warm cardigan. The good news is that it … Continue reading

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