Monthly Archives: January 2017

Mild today but……. (WS7weather report 31-1-2017)

At the time of my observations (approx. o6:35 hours) light drizzly rain was falling and the radar images show that more rain clouds will pass through our area as the day passes. The chance of more rain at anytime today … Continue reading

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Not much to write home about (WS7weather report 30-1-2017)

I can’t promise you anything very exciting about the weather today other than there is some early morning light mist. It is going to be a generally cloudy day with very little opportunity for the sun to shine through a … Continue reading

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Not so dry today. (WS7weather report 29-1-2017)

After all my talk yesterday about it being a dry month then today will try to redress some of the balance with around 5mm of rain! It will be a cold start so if you are going to be out … Continue reading

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A dry month so far. (WS7weather report 28-1-2017)

It is a bit of a drizzly start to the day (2.4mm by 08:00 hours) and the radar images show that the risk of rain will remain high (90%) in our area until just after 10:00 hours.  More rain showers … Continue reading

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Coldest so far this year. (WS7weather report 27-1-2017)

This morning sees our coldest start so far this year with the air temperature at 06:30 hours at -3.1c in Hammerwich.  We have to go back to the 29 December 2016 for a colder start to the day (-4.1c at … Continue reading

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Wrap up warm (WS7weather report 26-1-2017)

Today is, quite simply, going to be a cold day so you will need to wrap up warm. The air temperature will not rise above 2c and with the wind chill this will feel more like 0c.  There will be … Continue reading

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Travel hazards (WS7weather report 25-1-2017)

Great care needs to be taken if you are traveling as there will be widespread mist and fog patches in our area (and beyond) first thing this morning. This mist will dissipate as the morning passes but it could make … Continue reading

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Misty on my travels (WS7weather report 24-1-2017)

A grass frost once again greets us as we wake up this morning and the air temperature at 06:30 hours was just below freezing point at -0.5c. As the morning passes (and the day warms up a little) there is … Continue reading

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Coolest part of the day (WS7weather report 23-1-2017)

It is a slightly misty start to the day as I make my observations (approximately 06:35 hours).  The mist is likely to remain with us and, in fact, become more widespread and a little denser as the earth begins to … Continue reading

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Was that snow? (WS7weather report 22-1-2017)

Once agin we wake to a covering of grass frost and an air temperature below freezing point (-0.4c at 08:15 hours) .  At 02:06 hours this morning the air temperature was at a “low” of -1.7c. The risk of rain … Continue reading

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Ooh, that’s chilly (WS7weather report 21-1-2017)

It is a very chilly start to the day with a wide-spread grass frost and plenty of misty patches.  It is very likely that some local lower league football matches could be called off today due frozen pitches. At 06:32 … Continue reading

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Now that’s a change (WS7weather report 20-1-2017)

High surface air pressure and the jet stream running above the UK means that we are set for a cool day but with some bright spells too.  The good news is that we are unlikely to see any measurable rain. … Continue reading

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Drizzly start (WS7weather report 19-1-2017)

High air pressure is again the dominating feature of the day, however, we have still been greeted by some early morning drizzle. The risk of measurable rain is around 20% although some misty drizzle could be present at almost anytime. … Continue reading

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Can we have our sun back please? (WS7weather report 18-1-2017)

Today, once again, starts off with some light rain /drizzle.  This drizzle will add little to the overall gauge measurements for the month but it will make the journey to work unpleasant – especially if you are on foot. The … Continue reading

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A dull affair (WS7weather report 17-1-2017)

Despite the light overnight/early morning rain I am pleased to report that the air pressure will steadily rise to around 1035mb today.  This means that we are less likely to have another drizzly day (the sort of which we encountered … Continue reading

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Another wet start to the day? (WS7weather report 16-1-2017)

It is another early morning of light rain as we, once again, sit on the western edge of a large rain cloud system that is moving down the UK.  The further east you travel today the more likely you are … Continue reading

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Today’s weather and the outlook for next weekend (WS7weather report 15-1-2017)

Light rain greets the day and by 09:00 hours over 4mm of rain had fallen in Hammerwich. The radar images show that we are on the western edge of a rain system that is gradually moving down the UK.  This … Continue reading

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Another snowy start to the day (WS7weather report 14-1-2017)

It is another”white” start to the day as some very light snow fell in our area in the early hours. This morning will see further light occasional sleet and rain showers fall in our area until late mid morning.  This … Continue reading

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Well it snowed but is there any more on the way? (WS7weather report 13-1-2017)

As we discussed in yesterday’s blog some light snow did fall in our area late last night and during the early hours of today but there was not a significant enough deposit to cause any major disruption.  Care, however, should … Continue reading

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Is that snow? (WS7weather report 12-1-2017)

After yesterday’s breezy start to the day today almost seems like a mild and calm start – but there is change afoot. The radar images are clearly showing some rain carrying clouds will reach our area during the commute to … Continue reading

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