Monthly Archives: October 2018

Halloween weather forecast (WS7 weather report 31-10-2018)

As we reach the end of another month (and this year’s Halloween) it is another morning with the air temperature below freezing point at the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours). The minimum overnight temperature was 0.7c at 03:53 … Continue reading

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Damp start and cool (WS7 weather report 30-10-2018)

After yesterday’s early frost today has seen some rain falling in our area first thing this morning.  It is also another cool start to the day although the air temperature, unlike yesterday at 06:30 hours, was in positive numbers (2.2c). … Continue reading

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Below zero start! (WS7 weather report 29-10-2018)

For the first time since the 18-19 March 2018 the overnight / early morning air temperature has dipped below zero.  As I made my observations at 06:24 hours there was a slight grass frost and the air temperature was below … Continue reading

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End of BST (WS7 weather report 28-10-2018)

BST ended in the early hours of this morning and so, any lingering thoughts of holding on the end of summer, are now all over.  We now have the colours of autumn and the starkness of winter to look forward … Continue reading

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A far cry (WS7 weather report 27-10-2018)

At the time of my observations (07:54 hours) the air temperature was a mere 1.6c.  However, the moon was still shining brightly and, all in all, it made for a pleasant Autumnal scene.  Overnight our top temperature was 4c at … Continue reading

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Getting cooler for the end of the month (WS7 weather report 26-10-2018)

It was a damp start to the day although at the time of my observations (06:33 hours) the rain had stopped and the moon was shining brightly. The surface air pressure will, however, continue to reduce slowly and the rain … Continue reading

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Joyce’s birthday weather (WS7 weather report 25-10-2018)

It is another dry start to the day although the NW/WNW wind does add a bit of a chill to the “feel” of the air. The synoptic charts show that, during the daylight hours, the surface air pressure will remain … Continue reading

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Double figure start (WS7 weather report 24-10-2018)

The air temperature, at the time of my observations, was already into double figures (11.3c at 06:23 hours).  In fact the temperature had not been below 11c since midnight. The maximum temperature will, however, only be a degree or two … Continue reading

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A similar theme (WS7 weather report 23-10-2018)

High surface air pressure, once again, remain over our area but the wind direction will bring more cloud cover.  Today will turn out to be a very similar day to the corresponding day last year. The rain radar images, at … Continue reading

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Cool wind (WS7 weather report 22-10-2018)

Once again we are in the middle of a system of high surface pressure which means we are set for another bright and dry day.  the risk of any rain today is only 7%. The downside is that the wind … Continue reading

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Air pressure set to rise again (WS7 weather report 21-10-2018)

The surface air pressure is set to rise to around 1032mb today.  The synoptic charts show that this increase is due to a high pressure system pushing into our area from the west as the day passes.  We can expect … Continue reading

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Today, the rest of the month and a look at early November. (WS7 weather report 20-10-2018)

It was another slightly misty start to the day but any mist will soon burn away during, what is likely to be, a generally pleasant day. At the time of my observations the surface air pressure was rising slowly and … Continue reading

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High air pressure but for how long? (WS7 weather report 19-10-2018)

High air pressure will remain in our area today and, in fact, for the remainder of October.  The synoptic charts are suggesting that a band of low pressure will move into our area from the north around Thursday, 1 November.  … Continue reading

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Coolest since the 10th (WS7 weather report 18-10-2018)

It is a little cooler this morning due to a cool but light NW-NE breeze. The air temperature at 06:32 hours was 7.8c.  This is the coolest start to the day since the 10th.  Compared to the same day and … Continue reading

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Improving picture? (WS7 weather report 17-10-2018)

The synoptic charts clearly show that, during the day, a system of high pressure will be pushing into our area which, in turn, will bring a period of dry weather to our area. The risk of any rain in our … Continue reading

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Misty morn (WS7 weather report 16-10-2018)

It was a slightly misty start to the day when I made my observations at 06:24 hours.  The mist was leaving a damp covering in the area making it a rather unwelcoming start to the day. The mist will, eventually, … Continue reading

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And then the rain (WS7 weather report 15-10-2018)

After a couple of days of very wind weather yesterday saw plenty of rain falling in our area (over 15mm). Today, some light rain falling at the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours) and the radar images are showing … Continue reading

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After the wind (WS7 weather report 14-10-2018)

After two days of very windy weather (gust speeds on Friday reached over 40mph and yesterday 31mph) today will be much calmer but very wet. At the time of my observations the radar images were clearly showing that rain was … Continue reading

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More in store? (WS7 weather report 13-10-2018)

It was a very mild but breezy start to the day when I made my observations at approximately 08:00 hours this morning.  The air temperature, at the time of my observations, was a very mild 18c.  This was twice the … Continue reading

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Gusty breeze (WS7 weather report 12-10-2018)

It is another mild start to this autumn day but there was a brisk breeze blowing when I made my observations this morning.  As the breeze was deriving from the warmer SE-SW it was also very mild at 06:30 hours … Continue reading

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