Monthly Archives: March 2018

Mother’s day Weather (WS7 weather report 11-3-2018)

Firstly, can I take this opportunity to wish all mothers, but especially mine, a very happy Mother’s day. There was a slight mist greeting us this morning but this will soon disappear as the day passes. The rain radar images … Continue reading

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Very mild start to the day (WS7 weather report 10-3-2018)

Today sees a very mild start to the day with the air temperature already above double figures (10.8c) at 08:00 hours. The lowest temperature in our area overnight was a mild 6.3c at midnight. Today will see a high risk … Continue reading

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A bright start but…. (WS7 weather report 9-3-2018)

It was a bright but frosty start to the day when I made my observations at 06:26 hours.  The air temperature was a mere -0.2c which was in stark contrast to this time last year when, at 06:31 hours, the … Continue reading

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Surely not snow? (WS7 weather report 8-3-2018)

The surface air pressure, at the time of my observations (06:18 hours), was only 987.9mb and it was continuing to slowly reduce in value. 1.4mm of rain had already fallen in our area by the time of the observations and … Continue reading

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Air pressure remaining low. (WS7 weather report 7-3-2018)

The surface air pressure was below the 1000mb at the time of my observations but the good news is that the system is centred on the UK and will not be collecting cold winds from the east. The air presurre … Continue reading

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More Spring like. (WS7 weather report 6-3-2018)

After delivering some rain to our area last night and in the early hour of this morning the radar images now show that the rain cloud system has (at 06:15 hours) moved beyond our patch towards the N. The risk … Continue reading

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Quite a contrast from the cold days. (WS7 weather report 5-3-2018)

Today sees the thaw continue but it was also pleasing to see some blue sky during my observations this morning. There may be the odd bit of mist around first thing this morning but, in general, it be a partly … Continue reading

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The big thaw (WS7 weather report 4-3-2018)

The big thaw begins today and because of the warmer air blowing across the frozen earth we will also start the day with some mist. (Today’s air temperature is the first positive early morning figure I have recorded since the … Continue reading

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Time to get out the sledge (WS7 weather report 3-3-2018)

Today sees the beginning of our weather picture slowly improving.  If you want to get outside in the snow to do some sledging then today will be your best day to do so as it will not be as bitterly … Continue reading

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A stiff cold breeze but will we see more snow? (WS7 weather report 2-3-2018)

It is a very breezy start to the day with regular 30mph gusts being recorded by my weather station.  With the wind deriving from the NE/ENE the wind is making it feel like a bitterly cold day. The synoptic charts … Continue reading

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A bitterly cold St David’s day. (WS7 weather report 1-3-2018)

It is a bitterly cold start to the day (and new month) with the air temperature at approximately 06:05 hours only -5.3c. With a stiff 10mph NE/ENE breeze it will feel more like -11c when you step outside. This time … Continue reading

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