Monthly Archives: April 2018

Last day of April weather (WS7 weather report 30-4-2018)

It is another cool start to the day with the air temperature at 06:30 hours only 4.1c.  Looking back at last year’s recording the air temperature at a similar time was 7.9c. If you are planning to work outside today … Continue reading

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A better day? (WS7 weather report 29-4-2018)

Today starts off cool with the air temperature at 08:00 hours only 5.8c.  This time last year the air temperature, at a similar time od day, was around 7.2c, however, back in 2016 it was a very chilly 2.6c. Today … Continue reading

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Memories of a week ago (WS7 weather report 28-4-2018)

Only seven days ago we were rejoicing in some lovely warm weather and a top temperature of around 23c.  Today we will not be so lucky as our top temperature will only be around 9-10c.  Overnight will also be cool … Continue reading

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Not a day for leaving out the washing (WS7 weather report 27-4-2018)

As I write this blog (at approximately 06:15 hours) the air pressure is reducing rapidly and the sky is laden with thick grey coloured clouds. Couple these observations with the fact that the radar images are showing that a widespread … Continue reading

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Rosie’s birthday weather (WS7 weather report 26-4-2018)

Today is the coolest start to a day we have had for 12 days.  The air temperature of 6c we encounter today (at 06:30 hours) is really not too bad when we compare it to the last two years when … Continue reading

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Blowing away the cobwebs (WS7 weather report 25-4-2018)

Bright sunshine greeted me this morning as I made my early observations (approximately 06:30 hours) and a steady WSW was blowing away the cobwebs. Yesterday we received 7mm of rainfall in our area but it is unlikely we will see … Continue reading

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Back to rain? (WS7 weather report 24-4-2018)

It was a cloudy and breezy start to the day although the air temperature, at approximately 06:30 hours, was still relatively high at 8.3c. The wind chill will reduce the “feel” of the air temperature by around 2c. The rain … Continue reading

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St George’s Day Weather (WS7 weather report 23-4-2018)

After a generally pleasant weekend we today (St George’s Day) see the jet stream moving towards a more west to east running position across the UK. This revisedpositioning of the “stream” means that we are likely to see  average temperatures … Continue reading

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Best either end (WS7 weather report 22-4-2018)

It is another mild and bright start to the day with the air temperature at 07:30 hours above 14c. in 2016 and 2017 the air temperature was around the 7c mark at the same time of the day.  In stark … Continue reading

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New season weather (WS7 weather report 21-4-2018)

For many of our local cricket clubs today sees the start of the Cricket season.  My own local club, Hammerwich CC, are in action against Rugeley CC.  If you visit the site you will be able to see my drone … Continue reading

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Misty morning after yesterday’s sun (WS7 weather report 20-4-2018)

After yesterday’s top temperature of 26.1c at 16:13 hours it is hardly surprising to see some mist lingering around this morning. This mist will burn away first thing this morning and we will be left with a partially cloudy day … Continue reading

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All things bright and beautiful (WS7 weather report 19-4-2018)

Today will be another day of fine weather.  After yesterday’s gloomy start but bright middle and end today will be a general day of bright sunshine. If we compare today to the same day last year (2017) the early morning … Continue reading

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Cast aside your cardigan! (WS7 weather report 18-4-2018)

It was very mild, overcast and breezy when I made my observations at approximately 06:15 hours this morning.  The air temperature, during my observations, was 13.3c which was over 10c warmer than the same day and time last year. It … Continue reading

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On the cusp (WS7 weather report 17-4-2018)

It was a very mild (10.7c at 06:30 hours) and breezy start to the day.  The points of similar air pressure are showing on the synoptic charts to be tightly spaced this morning which means it will be a little … Continue reading

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Sleet two years ago (WS7 weather report 16-4-2018)

It was a bright start to the day when I made my observations at approximately 06:30 hours.  The surface air pressure will steadily climb to around 1013mb by the end of the day. Couple this with the news that most … Continue reading

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A temporary hiccup (WS7 weather report 15-4-2018)

It is a damp and slightly misty start to this Sunday morning and the outlook for completely dry weather isn’t really great for the next 54 hours. By the time we reach mid-week, however, the weather will improve significantly and … Continue reading

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A good day to be outside (WS7 weather report 14-4-2018)

At the time of my morning observations (approximately 08:15 hours) the surface air pressure was rising slowly and some bright spells were breaking through a partly fragmented cloud bed.  The risk of any rain today is only around 8%. Parlty … Continue reading

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Friday the13th weather (WS7 weather report 13-4-2018)

At the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours) the rain radar images were showing that our area was just catching the southern tip of a large rain cloud system. This system will continue to bring a 80% risk of … Continue reading

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Dismal start but good news ahead (WS7 weather report 12-4-2018)

It was a dull and dismal start to the day when I made my observations at approximately 06:30 hours.  Whilst it was not raining there was dampness in the air. The risk of measurable rain today is around 30% but … Continue reading

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A rainy month (WS7 weather report 11-4-2018)

It was certainly a wet day yesterday with 8.2mm of rain falling in our area. So far this month nearly 40mm of rain has fallen in our area. During today’s morning commute we are likely to see some further rain … Continue reading

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