Monthly Archives: August 2018

What’s the risk of rain today? (WS7 weather report 11-8-2018)

Another bright start greets us this morning although, like yesterday, it is cooler than of late. At 08:30 hours the air temperature was only 13.1c and at 05:58 hours we dipped down to 9c. This is very similar to the … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More rain today? (WS7 weather report 10-8-2018)

It is another cool but bright start to the day.  Our overnight minimum air temperature was 10.6c at 02:46 hours.  This ‘cool’ overnight temperature was, however, still warmer than the corresponding day last year.  This suggests that August and the … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We had rain! (WS7 weather report 9-8-2018)

Yesterday saw the first measurable rain in our area this month! Although only 0.4mm was collected by the rain gauge I am sure that the garden felt the rain was a welcome visitor just the same. Today started off cloudy … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cooler start but still mild (WS7 weather report 8-8-2018)

It is a noticeably cooler start to the day today.  When I made my observations at 06:18 hours the air temperature was 12.2c.  This value is 4.5c lower than the previous day but more consistent with the air temperature on … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Warmest in the east. (WS7 weather report 7-8-2018)

It was a very mild start to the day when I made my observations at 06:30 hours this morning.  The air temperature was at 16.7c.  This was over 3c warmer than the corresponding day last year. The significant factor today … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jet stream position will bring change. (WS7 weather report 6-8-2018)

Today sees the beginning of a slight change in the jet stream position. This change will, over the next few day, bring a reduction in the maximum air temperature. Whilst there will be very little change (from yesterday) in the … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fradley Junction Family Day Weather. (WS7 weather report 5-8-2018)

In 2013 we received over 8mm of rain on this corresponding day.  I can say, with a high degree of confidence, that this will not be repeated today! Instead we will see some warm and sunny spells develop.  Our top … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Luke and Nicola’s wedding day weather. (WS7 weather report 4-8-2018)

As I write this blog (at approximately 07:40 hours) the air pressure is rising slowly.  A look at the synoptic charts shows that a ridge of high pressure will bring dry weather to the majority of the UK today.  There … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Warm and humid start. (WS7 weather report 3-8-2018)

It was very warm and humid when I made my observations at 06:30 hours this morning.  The air temperature was already at 18.8c (which was the warmest start to the day for around a month) and the humidity was around … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jet stream sitting kindly. (WS7 weather report 2-8-2018)

It is a much brighter start to the day today compared to yesterday.  The air temperature was also a degree warmer with the thermometer reading 15.6c at approximately 06:30 hours. The jet stream is sitting just north of our area … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New month, new weather pattern? (WS7 weather report 1-8-2018)

It was a generally cloudy but mild start to the day when I made my observations at approximately 06:20 hours.  the good news for any of you that are are planning to work outside today is that the air pressure … Continue reading

Posted in Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment