Monthly Archives: July 2016

Last day of July 2016 weather

Today sees us arrive at the last day of July and we are heading rapidly towards the last few weeks of the summer but, the good news is, today will give us plenty of opportunity to get out and about. … Continue reading

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Hammerwich Hall Fete and Dog Show Weather

The surface air pressure will remain stable around the 1012-1013mb mark today which, along with the NW breeze, should see us enjoy a generally dry and mild day.  There are  few rain clouds heading our way during the mid afternoon … Continue reading

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Barometer set to rise.

The surface air pressure at the time of observations (06;33 hours) was steady at around 1008.6mb but, as the day passes, we will see this increase slightly to around 1012mb.  This is good news as it suggests that we are set … Continue reading

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Any rain showers today?

If you have some outdoor activities planned for today then let me immediately make you aware that there is a high (80% risk) of some rain showers today.  The biggest risk of rain showers is between the period from 11:00 … Continue reading

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Early morning rain on the 27 July 2016

Some light rain greeted me at the time of observation with around 0.8mm already depositing itself in the Hammerwich area during the early hours.  At the time of observations the radar images were showing that some patchy rain cloud would continue … Continue reading

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UV risk lower today.

The surface air pressure starts off fairly stable at around 1020mb this morning, however, the synoptic charts are showing that a low pressure front will be reaching our area by the early hours of tomorrow. There will, therefore, be a … Continue reading

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Weather report for day one of the school holidays.

The air pressure starts off at around 1017mb but by the end of the day it will rise to around 1020mb.  This is good news and suggests that we are in for a generally dry day. This initial assumption is … Continue reading

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A good weather day for gardening?

There is plenty of cloud cover around first thing this morning and the radar images clearly show a band of rain cloud  moving across the UK from the W.  This system could well simply blow by (as the air pressure … Continue reading

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First day of the school holiday weather.

Today sees the first day, for many, of the school holidays and the weather will be joining in with the “celebration” by being generally warm and pleasant. This morning will see some hazy sunshine through very thin cloud.  As the … Continue reading

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Is this the weather for Jimmy?

Today sees the jet stream in a position slightly north of our area and this will allow some warmer air from the south to reach our patch.  The movement of the jet stream to this slightly northern position means that … Continue reading

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How hot today?

It was a much milder night last night and I would imagine that most people could have felt the cooler breeze appear in our area mid to late afternoon on Wednesday. Today the breeze will, once again, be bringing cooler … Continue reading

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Wind from the West.

After a very hot night, when the minimum temperature reached a low of 19.4c, this morning starts off very warm and humid.  The air pressure is also reducing and will settle around the 1004mb mark.  (The surface air pressure was … Continue reading

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It’s going to be hot today! WS7 Weather

Overnight was very warm with the minimum temperature at 16.3c at 05:38 hours but this is just the prelude to what is going to be a very warm day indeed! Our top temperature today will be around 31c (maybe 1 … Continue reading

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Summer weather is here!

The day starts off with plenty of sunshine and, for the greater part of the day, that is how it will continue.  We will see an increase in the cloud cover during the afternoon and this will bring a 10% … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Charity Walk Weather

Today sees the last ever Rosie’s charity walk in Aldridge and it is fitting that the sun will shine down on the event.  Fore more details follow this link. As I have already hinted today will be a warm and … Continue reading

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Burntwood Pushcart Derby Weather

Today sees the Burntwood pushcart derby taking place with the first race starting at noon.  So will the pushcarts need wet weather or slick tyres?  The answer is possibly both! The first thing to say is that it will be … Continue reading

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Is it a sunshade or brolly day?

Today sees us with a cloudy start and it will remain cloudy or partially cloudy throughout the next 24 hours.  The jet stream is moving away from the current position of across the UK and by early next week we should … Continue reading

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Black Country Day Weather – 14 July 2016

It is a bright start to the day with a clear sky allowing plenty of sunshine through to warm the soil.  As we reach mid morning and through to mid to later afternoon the cloud cover will increase a little … Continue reading

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13 July 16 weather – Last night was cool

Last night the air temperature dipped down to 8.1c and was our coolest night since the Spring.  The air temperature will, however, soon warm up this morning as there are a few breaks in the cloud to let some brighter spells … Continue reading

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Hammerwich weather news for the 12 July 2016

The radar images are showing a scattering of rain clouds moving through our area during the rush hour this morning and these clouds bring a 65% risk of rain to our area.  Any rain would be light and generally short … Continue reading

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