Monthly Archives: September 2017

Averaging 1.6mm of rain per day (WS7 weather report 10-9-2017)

It is a cloudy and dull start to the day and the outlook during the daylight hours does not bring any great news of improvement. The synoptic charts are showing that the already low air pressure will continue to reduce … Continue reading

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Canal Festival Weather (WS7 weather report 9-9-2017)

It was a bright start to the day when I made my observations at 08:30 hours but, ominously, the barometer reading was below 10oomb which suggests that unsettled weather could still be on its way. This assumption was confirmed by … Continue reading

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Commuter rain (WS7 weather report 8-9-2017)

Overnight / early this morning 2.6mm of rain had fallen in our area before 06:00 hours and we still have the risk of more showers up until mid / late afternoon.  The risk of further rain today is at least … Continue reading

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Low pressure establishing itself (WS7 weather report 7-9-2017)

It is an overcast start to the day and the surface air pressure (at approximately 06:30 hours) was reducing slowly.  At 06:30 hours the barometer reading was nearly 1015mb. By 00:00 hours we can expect a low pressure system to … Continue reading

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Best of the week? (WS7 weather report 6-9-2017)

Yesterday saw 10.6mm of rain fall in our area but today looks like a much more promising day. The air pressure will remain high and will even increase slightly towards 1021mb from the 1016mb position I recorded at the time … Continue reading

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Back to school weather (WS7 weather report 5-9-2017)

As the pupils begin to return to school for the autumn term the weather could help make the journey a little depressing (as if, for some, returning to school after the six weeks holiday isn’t depressing enough). Heavy cloud and … Continue reading

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A dense layer of cloud (WS7 weather report 4-9-2017)

It is a very overcast start to the day and the satellite images suggest that, during the daylight hours, we can expect to see a general cloud covering in our area. The cloud cover will be at its most dense … Continue reading

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You might need your hat (WS7 weather report 3-9-2017)

Today starts off with some high level cloud and the rain radar images confirm (as we discussed yesterday) that a large band of rain will be moving West to East across the UK – but will it reach our area? … Continue reading

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Bright and fresh (WS7 weather report 2-9-2017)

The morning started off with thin high level cloud, some brighter spells and with a freshness to the breeze that is refreshing to breathe in. The good news is that the day will continue along this theme. As the day … Continue reading

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A new month – pleasantly gentle (WS7 weather report 1-9-2017)

It is a new month, the first of the meteorological autumn, and the weather will have a pleasantly gentle theme to it. This morning sees the sun rise into a thin layer of cloud which will allow some bright spells … Continue reading

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