Monthly Archives: March 2018

Last Day Of March Weather (WS7 weather report 31-3-2018)

Today sees the last day of March and it hs certainly been a month of great weather interest.  On the 10th we enjoyed a top temperature of 13.1c at around 13:30 hours whilst on the 2nd our overnight low (before … Continue reading

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Good Friday Weather (WS7 weather report 30-3-2018)

After some early rain in our area the majority of this morning will remain dry but generally overcast. It will, however, be a mild day with a top temperature of around 9c and the overnight low will be around 4c.  … Continue reading

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Pre holiday rain (WS7 weather report 29-3-2018)

For many, today is the last day at work or school before the Easter holiday but I cannot promise you too much in the way of fine weather. The radar images are showing that rain clouds will move into our … Continue reading

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More rain today? (WS7 weather report 28-3-2018)

Following yesterday’s steady rain all of the indications are that today will also see further precipitation in our area.  The radar images, at 06:30 hours, are showing a large rain cloud system just brushing past us to the south but … Continue reading

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Watering the plants. (WS7 weather report 27-3-2018)

At the time of my observations steady rain was falling in our area.  The radar images, however, do show that the largest bulk of the rain cloud will be beyond our area by 07:30 hours.  We are still, however, likely … Continue reading

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Downhill from here. (WS7 weather report 26-3-2018)

As I made these observations at daybreak the air temperature was very similar to the same time and day last year at around 3.4c. It is going to be another pleasant day with a top temperature of around 11c and, … Continue reading

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Hello BST! (WS7 weather report 25-3-2018)

Welcome to British Summer Time! In case you have forgotten you need to put your clocks forward one hour. As if to herald in BST the weather will be on its best behaviour.  We will see plenty of sunny spells … Continue reading

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Early rain but how much more? (WS7 weather report 24-3-2018)

After receiving some rain in the early hours of the day the radar images are showing that a further light rain cloud system will be reaching our area around 08:00 hours.  See image below.  The risk of some light rain … Continue reading

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Will it rain? (WS7 weather report 23-3-2018)

The surface air pressure at the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours) was reducing slowly and this downward trend suggests the risk of some rain and a steady breeze. The fact is that the radar images are not showing … Continue reading

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Warmest for a while (WS7 weather report 22-3-2018)

As the sun rose this morning the air temperature was at the highest level we have seen since the 16th of the month.  It should be a more pleasant walk or drive to work this morning. The risk of any … Continue reading

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A proper Spring like morning (WS7 weather report 21-3-2018)

It was a proper Spring like morning when I made my observations at 06:30 hours (approximately) this morning. The sun was shining brightly from a lightly cloud covered sky but the grass frost reminded that it was still cool outside … Continue reading

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A bright start (WS7 weather report 20-3-2018)

At 06:20 hours the sky was generally clear and the sun was shining brightly as it began to rise in the east. It was still, however, cool with the air temperature only just above freezing point. The radar images are … Continue reading

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Another thaw begins (WS7 weather report 19-3-2018)

It is a cold start to the day (approximately -1c at 06:30 hours) but a lot of the snow that fell during Saturday night / Sunday morning has now began to thaw.  This could, however, leave a risk of some … Continue reading

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A cold and snow laden start (WS7 weather report 18-3-2018)

It is a very cool start to the day with the air temperature at 08:15 hours a chilly -2.1c.  This is in stark contrast to the same time last year when the air temperature was 11.3c! Our top temperature today … Continue reading

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Snow on St Patrick’s Day? (WS7 weather report 17-3-2018)

It is a very cool start to St Patrick’s day as a chilled ENE wind is blowing across the UK.  At the time of my observations the air temperature was a mere 0.2c but, when stepping outside, it will feel … Continue reading

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Early rain today but will it snow tomorrow?(WS7 weather report 16-3-2018)

As I write this blog, at approximately 06:30 hours, steady rain is falling in our area.  The radar images show, however, that we are only on the edge of the rain cloud system and this first rain system will clear … Continue reading

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Rain today but will it snow on Saturday? (WS7 weather report 15-3-2018)

It is a very overcast and damp start to the day as steady light rain was falling in our area at the time of my observations (06:30 hours). The rain radar images show that the rainfall will continue right throughout … Continue reading

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Best of the week (WS7 weather report 14-3-2018)

The surface air pressure was slowly reducing at the time of my observations and will continue to do so throughout the day.  By the end of the day our air pressure will, once again, be below the 1000mb mark (around … Continue reading

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Air pressure rising rapidly (WS7 weather report 13-3-2018)

At the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours) the surface air pressure was rising rapidly and had, in fact, reached the highest level we have seen for 10 days.  This increase in air pressure augurs well for the remainder … Continue reading

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How much rain? (WS7 weather report 12-3-2018)

It was a damp start to the day with the radar images showing plenty of rain clouds heading our way. It will, however, not be 100% rain today but the next shower will never be far away.  Some of the … Continue reading

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