Monthly Archives: May 2016

Are you planning a day out?

Today sees a slight change in the weather conditions but we start the morning with some bright sunshine.  Please take note of the following report if you are on half term holiday and planning a day out. At 06:30 hours … Continue reading

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Lichfield Bower weather

Today is Lichfield Greenhill Bower day and organisers, competitors and visitors are all hoping for good weather. Despite this morning’s dense cloud cover I am pleased to report that it is going to be a dry day with only a … Continue reading

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As lucky with the weather as yesterday?

Given the tradition of wet weather over bank Holiday weekends the big question is will be as lucky with the weather as yesterday? The short answer is yes! Today sees another very pleasant Bank Holiday weekend’s weather with the air … Continue reading

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Quite a suprise

Today sees the start of the Bank Holiday weekend and it will be a surprise to many that the weather is set fair! The risk of any rain today is only 7% so as long as you don’t travel too … Continue reading

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@WS7weather report for Hammerwich, Lichfield, Burntwood, Brownhills, Bloxwich, Walsall, Aldridge and Pelsall 27/5/16

If you are finishing work early today to extend your Bank Holiday weekend then the weather will do nothing to damage your optimism. Today will see a fairly constant high surface air pressure of around the 1018mb mark. This stable … Continue reading

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@WS7weather: WS7 weather report for Hammerwich, Lichfield, Burntwood, Brownhills, Bloxwich, Walsall, Aldridge and Pelsall 26/5/16

Today starts off cloudy but the day will not be a wash out weather wise. The risk of rain today is no greater than 10%. The day will, however, not be totally cloud laden and we will see brighter spells … Continue reading

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After yesterday’s bright start…..

As if to be in total contrast to yesterday morning today starts off, as last night ended, with heavy cloud cover.  This low and medium height cloud cover will remain with us for the large proportion of the day although … Continue reading

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Quite a suprise

Today sees the start of the Bank Holiday weekend and it will be a surprise to many that the weather is set fair! The risk of any rain today is only 7% so as long as you don’t travel too … Continue reading

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A bright start to the 23rd

Despite the clouding over yesterday afternoon the rain stayed away from our area although only 20 miles away to the south of us rain disrupted play at the Edgbaston cricket ground. The air pressure, as I write this blog at … Continue reading

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Get it done this morning

Yesterday saw another 2.2mm of rain fall in Hammerwich and our monthly total is now (almost) at the monthly average for the month of May (average 50mm current monthly total 49.2mm). Looking out of the window first thing this morning … Continue reading

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More than average

After having already received some overnight / overnight precipitation the radar images are showing that there are plenty of rain carrying clouds passing through our area today. This morning we should see only some light and sporadic showers, however, as we pass … Continue reading

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A pleasant commute to work

This Friday morning starts off bright through a thin and partly fragmented cloud base.  It will be a pleasant commute to work or school today.  The air temperature is already into double figures and it will continue to rise to … Continue reading

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Mild but no tan

It is a cloudy but dry start to this Thursday morning.  Yesterday we received around 6mm of rain in Hammerwich but this morning sees only a 15% risk of rain. During the morning we will see plenty of low and … Continue reading

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Dull and grey

As we discussed in yesterday’s post today sees a little rain falling in our area. By 06:30 hours 1.2mm of rain had already been measured as rainfall since midnight and we can expect another millimeter or soto add to this … Continue reading

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Last of the mid May shine?

The surface air pressure will continue to reduce today and although the risk of rain will only be around 10% we are likely to come across some precipitation on our journey to work tomorrow morning. By the end of today … Continue reading

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The beginnings of change

Today sees a slight change in the weather pattern but it will be rather subtle and will go unnoticed by most.  It is, however, the beginnings of change in our weather pattern. During the day the air pressure will begin … Continue reading

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Light and shade

High air pressure maintains a solid position above the UK today and this means that we are set for another fine day with some bright spells.  The cloud cover will vary as the day passes but we should still see … Continue reading

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Get your gardening shoes on

Today sees the air pressure gradually increase and it will eventually settle at around 1024mb.  This, along with the radar images, strongly suggests that today is going to be another dry day with plenty of sunny spells. Do not, however, … Continue reading

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Friday the 13th 2016 weather – will it bring bad luck?

It is a generally cloudy start to our Friday the 13th, however, it is not all bad luck along the way weather wise. Whilst for much of the day we will see some cloud around the air pressure is rising … Continue reading

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Rain in Spain

Today sees the return of the sunshine for a few hours at least! The air pressure will remain stable around the 1004mb.  Whilst this measurement is not what we would consider to be high it stable enough to keep the … Continue reading

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