Monthly Archives: September 2017

Truly Autumn (WS7 weather report 30-9-2017)

It is amazing how 30 days can change our view and feelings so much.  The month of September starts off as being the last few days of summer and we were still full of optimism of an “Indian Summer”. The … Continue reading

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Back to rain (WS7 weather report 29-9-2017)

After a generally pleasant day yesterday this morning’s observations show that the air pressure is reducing slowly and that the radar images clearly indicate two bands of rain that will pass through our area this morning. The risk of rain … Continue reading

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A brighter day (WS7 weather report 28-9-2017)

After the rain late yesterday and through parts of the night I am pleased to report that, at 06:30 hours, the air pressure was rising slowly and that the rain radar images were  showing that the rain cloud system had … Continue reading

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Take your coat and brolly (WS7 weather report 27-9-2017)

It was very mild overnight with a minimum air temperature of 12.7c at 03:09 hours.  By the time of my observations, at 06:30 hours (approx,) the air had warmed up a little further to around 13.5c. If you are walking … Continue reading

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A real autumnal start (WS7 weather report 26-9-2017)

This morning has a real autumnal feel to it with swirls of mist and even possibly fog in our area. Care will have to be taken when travelling in around more rural areas or near water. The good news is … Continue reading

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Rain around (WS7 weather report 25-9-2017)

After dark and during the early hours of this morning a large band of rain cloud passed through our area and deposited over 7mm of rain on us. The rain radar images, at the time of my observations, (approximately 06:30 … Continue reading

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Best in the east (WS7 weather report 24-9-2017)

It is a mild but generally cloudy start to the day, however, the good news is that if you plan to work outside during the daylight hours you are unlikely to be incumbered by any rain. There will be some … Continue reading

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Huddlesford heritage gathering weather (WS7 weather report 23-9-2017)

Today sees the first day of the Huddlesford Heritage Gathering and, therefore, some good weather is required to help make the event the greatest success it could possible be. I am sure that a lot of effort has been made … Continue reading

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From the wild west (WS7 weather report 22-9-2017)

After yesterday afternoon’s rain (around 4mm) this morning will start off dry with some bright spells.  It will be a cool but pleasant morning for stepping out for a walk.  The air temperature at 06:42 hours was only 6.4c. As … Continue reading

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A mild start to the day (WS7 weather report 21-9-2017)

After a few recent cooler days today will follow yesterday’s trend and will be generally mild.  This is all due to warmer air from the SW entering our area. There is, however, a slight downside to this warm air as … Continue reading

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Warm air from the SW (WS7 weather report 20-9-2017)

It is another pleasant start to the day but the weather is set for a period of change as a low pressure system from the West sets to move into our area.  I can see on the webcams on the … Continue reading

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Best for a while (WS7 weather report 19-9-2017)

It is a cool start to the morning and, as you make your way to work or school, the air temperature will be in single figures. At temperatures below 5c gardeners now need to begin considering how and which plants … Continue reading

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Condensing breath (WS7 weather report 18-9-2017)

As I stepped out this morning to make my observations the air was fresh and my breath was condensing as I exhaled. There was a lovely freshness to the start of the day. After yesterday’s rain we will start the … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Warm Boots (WS7 weather report 17-9-2017)

The first real sign of Autumn was on display yesterday when my daughter, Rosie, put on her warm boots for the first time since winter.  Along with dewy morning a sight of the warm boots are a harbinger of Autumn! … Continue reading

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What happened to the indian summer? (WS7 weather report 16-9-2017)

There is a distinctly chilly feel to the air this morning and we are certainly getting an early taste of Autumn rather than an Indian summer. We have already seen some early morning rain fall in our area (around 1mm) … Continue reading

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Red sky this morning (WS7 weather report 15-9-2017)

There was a lovely red sky greeting me as I made my observations this morning. Folklore would tell you that this was a warning that rain was probably on its way. In this instance the folklore is 65% certain to … Continue reading

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More rain? (WS7 weather report 14-9-2017)

Overnight saw more rain fall in our area and this latest deposit increased the monthly total to 35.8mm. The radar images for the this morning, in particular, show that the further south you are in our area the larger the … Continue reading

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And that was Aileen (WS7 weather report 13-9-2017)

Storm Aileen has now passed through our area although the eye of the storm was generally centred to the north of our area.  For us it was no more than a stiff breeze and some moderate to heavy rain. The … Continue reading

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Met Office issue a warning (WS7 weather report 12-9-2017)

Today starts off cool but mild with some hazy sunshine breaking through thin clouds.  At the time of my observations the barometer is also showing that there is a slow increase.  All of these early observations looks very promising but … Continue reading

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Air pressure low (WS7 weather report 11-9-2017)

It is a breezy start to the day and the barometer was reading a lowly but steady 985.7mb at th time of my observations..  This information does not suggest that there is going to be any immediate improvement in the … Continue reading

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