Monthly Archives: April 2017

Best this morning (WS7 weather report 30-4-2017)

It is a bright, if slightly breezy, start to the day but the air temperature at 08:30 hours is already touching double figures. The barometer is showing that the air pressure is falling slowly and this is due to a … Continue reading

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May day bank holiday weekend weather (WS7 weather report 29-4-2017)

It is another mild start to the day and for those of you that may be planning a walk, ride or game of cricket then the weather gods are generally on your side.  The risk of any measureable rain today … Continue reading

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A milder start (WS7 weather report 28-4-2017)

It is a lot milder start to the day with the air temperature at o6:20 hour already around 6.7c.  Overnight the minimum temperature was a mild 6.6c.  What we do have, however, is a drizzly start to the day. It … Continue reading

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Cold morning for walkers? (WS7 weather report 27-4-2017)

Once agin our early morning walkers will be feeling the cold today as the air temperature at 06:30 hours is only 1.8c.  By the time many head off at around 08:00 hours we will be reaching the heady heights of … Continue reading

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Rosie’s birthday wintry weather (WS7 weather report 26-4-2017)

It is another cold start for our early morning walkers and cyclists.  The air temperature by 07:00 will only be around 2c but with wind chill it will feel more like 0c. We will see some bright spells during the … Continue reading

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Is that snow I can see? (WS7 weather report 25-4-2017)

As we look out of the window first thing this morning we will be greeted with a blue sky and a light covering of snow on the grass! The snow will soon disappear but it is a cold start to … Continue reading

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Just for a change (WS7 weather report 24-4-2017)

Today sees a low pressure system move into our area from the NE.  This system will bring with it reduced air temperatures and an increased risk of rain showers. Today’s top temperature will be around 9c but it will feel … Continue reading

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St George’s day weather (WS7 weather report 23-4-2017)

Happy St George’s Day everyone! Today starts off as yesterday afternoon ended with plenty of bright sunshine and only a thin smattering of cloud.  This lack of cloud meant that the overnight air temperature reduced to a low of 1.6c … Continue reading

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Play! (WS7 weather report 22-4-2017)

Today sees Hammerwich CC play Swindon (Staffordshire) at first and second team levels whilst the third team entertain Fordhouses.  The good news is that play should not be interrupted by rain. It will, in fact, be a partly cloudy day … Continue reading

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Developing a theme (WS7 weather report 21-4-2017)

With  high surface air pressure remaining over our area we are following a bit of  theme weather wise today. Similarly to yesterday, today will be a generally cloudy but dry day.  The risk of any rain is around 11%. Our … Continue reading

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Mild morning (WS7 weather report 20-4-2017)

It is a very mild star to the day with the cloud bed helping maintain the overnight air temperature above 9c at 06:35 hours this morning (overnight low was 8.6c at 05:05 hours). Sadly, we will not see too many … Continue reading

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Stable air pressure (WS7 weather report 19-4-2017)

It is another bright but cool start to the day and the surface air pressure will remain very high for most of the day.  This high pressure reduces the risk of rain to around 12%. It will, however, become cloudier … Continue reading

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Back to work sunshine (WS7 weather report 18-4-2017)

As I write this blog (approximately 06:35 hours) the air pressure is rising rapidly and will settle, by the end of the day, at 1036mb. This high surface pressure and northerly wind means it is going to be a dry … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday Monday Weather (WS7 weather report 17-4-2017)

It will be a generally overcast Bank Holiday Monday but, overall, it will be mostly dry.  Please not the word “mostly” as there are a few small rain clouds that will pass through our area, particularly this morning, that may … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday Weather (WS7 weather report 16-4-2017)

Happy Easter everyone! This morning starts off brightly but the radar images are showing that a band of rain is heading our way and will be in or area by around 10:00 hours.  This system will bring a 70% risk … Continue reading

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Eric and Doreen’s All day Coffee Morning Weather (WS7 weather report 15-4-2017)

Today sees Eric and Doreen of the Lichfield and Hatherton Canal Restoration Trust hold their all day coffee morning.  Hammerwich CC also kick off their season with a 2nd XI match against Pelsall.  It is important, therefore, that we rustle … Continue reading

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Good Friday Weather (WS7 weather report 14-4-2017)

It is an overcast welcome to the Good Friday Bank Holiday and we are likely to encounter a few showers along the way too. The radar images are showing a small cluster of rain cloud passing through our area around … Continue reading

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Heading towards the bank holiday weather (WS7 weather report 13-4-2017)

Yesterday’s short but, at times moderately heavy, precipitation saw 0.8mm of rain fall in the Hammerwich area. The good news is , if you are planning a trip out today, that the risk of any rain is only 11%. It … Continue reading

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Air pressure about to reduce – well slightly (WS7 weather report 12-4-2017)

It is a mild start to the day with the air temperature already near to 8c at 07:00 hours. The air temperature will, however, only reach a maximum of around 11c today as cloud and a WNW wind will prevent … Continue reading

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Who remembers rain? (WS7 weather report 11-4-2017)

The synoptic charts are showing that a low pressure system has developed to the north of the UK and it will be pushing down the UK today.  But will this system bring rain to our area today? The simple answer … Continue reading

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