Monthly Archives: November 2018

Looking back at St Andrew’s day weather (WS7 weather report 30-11-2018)

In the past two years the air temperature, at a similar time to my observations today, were both below freezing point (actual temperature around -1c). Back in 2010 we were receiving some light snow and the air temperature was a … Continue reading

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Air pressure continues to reduce (WS7 weather report 29-11-2018)

The surface air pressure, at the time of my 06:30 hours observations, continued to reduce rapidly. Yesterday we saw the anemometer record wind gust speeds of up to 40mph and today will be similarly breezy as the low pressure system … Continue reading

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Barometer tells the tale (WS7 weather report 28-11-2018)

It was a much milder start, temperature wise, to the day when I made my observations at approximately 06:18 hours this morning.  What was noticeable, however, was the steady, but mild, breeze. The barometer is a good indicator of what … Continue reading

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Rain on the way? (WS7 weather report 27-11-2018)

It was a cool start to the day when I made my observations at 06:30 hours this morning.  The air temperature was only 2.6c.  Overnight the minimum temperature reached a ‘low’ of 0.8c just around 02:00 hours. There is going … Continue reading

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Get set for a weather change (WS7 weather report 26-11-2018)

It was a little damp underfoot when I made my observations at 06:25 hours this morning.  This ‘dampness’ was mainly due to rain that fell in our area late last night. The rain radar images do show that there are … Continue reading

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Snow on this day last year (WS7 weather report 25-11-2018)

On this corresponding day last year snow was falling in out area.  I can, however, tell you that, that kind of weather situation will not repeat itself today. It will be a mostly cloudy day with just the occasional brighter … Continue reading

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Grey and cloudy (WS7 weather report 24-11-2018)

It was a grey and cloudy start to the day at 08:30 hours this morning. The rain radar images also showed a few “smatterings” of rain cloud that will pass through or near our area today.  The further south you … Continue reading

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It is all relative (WS7 weather report 23-11-2018)

After yesterday’s very cold start to the day (with minus figures being recorded at the time of my observations) well today started off, at approximately 07:15 hours, at a very mild 3.3c! It is all relative! The day will warm … Continue reading

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Baby it’s cold outside! (WS7 weather report 22-11-2018)

It is a very cool and misty start to the day.  At 06:36 hours (the time of my observations) the air temperature was -0.4c.  Overnight the minimum temperature was -0.6c at 02:41 hours.  Today’s cool start is in far contrast … Continue reading

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It will get cooler (WS7 weather report 21-11-2018)

It is a cold start to the day and, looking at the synoptic charts, the temperature is likely to drop down to near freezing point overnight tonight. Today has seen some early morning rain fall in our area and we … Continue reading

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Get your gloves on! (WS7 weather report 20-11-2018)

It was a chilly start to the day when I made my observations at approximately 06:30 hours.  The air temperature was only 3.8c and, as the sun had not yet risen, the temperature was still set to reduce by a … Continue reading

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A cool start to the week. (WS7 weather report 19-11-2018)

The morning air definitely had a chill to it when I made my observations at approximately 06:30 hours this morning.  The overnight minimum temperature was 3.8c at 00:47 hours and by 06:30 hours the air temperature had risen to 6.3c. … Continue reading

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Wind chill will play a part. (WS7 weather report 18-11-2018)

It was a cool and overcast start to the day with the air temperature at 5.9c when I made my observations around 07:30 hours this morning.  With a steady E/ENE breeze blowing the wind chill made the ‘feel’ of the … Continue reading

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Change in wind direction. (WS7 weather report 17-11-2018)

There had been some light rain in our area before I made my observations at 07:30 hours this morning.  The likelihood of further measurable rain today, however, is only around 13%. The first thing to note about today is that … Continue reading

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Ensemble suggests a steady decline. (WS7 weather report 16-11-2018)

It was slightly damp underfoot when I made my observations at 06:26 hours this morning but the risk of any further rain is only around 13% for the remainder of the day. It will, however, become generally overcast and, in … Continue reading

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Thursday’s weather and a look towards the weekend. (WS7 weather report 15-11-2018)

It was a similar weather start today to the one we encountered on Monday.  The air temperature at 06:23 hours was only 4.9c (4.8c on Monday).  Fear not, however, dear reader as the day will brighten as the morning passes … Continue reading

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Warmer start than average. (WS7 weather report 14-11-2018)

There was evidence of some light rain / drizzle around our area when I made my observations at 06:25 hours this morning.  The radar images, however, strongly suggest that by 09:00 hours the risk of rain in our area will … Continue reading

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A lot warmer than a year ago. (WS7 weather report 13-11-2018)

As I write this post (at approximately 06:30 hours) the air pressure is rising rapidly  – this is a good sign for the day ahead!  We can expect the air pressure to peak around 1021mb later today. This time last … Continue reading

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Rain in the west (WS7 weather report 12-11-2018)

It has been a slightly cooler start to the day than the one I anticipated during yesterday morning’s forecast.  At 06:45 hours the air temperature today was a cool 5c.  The overnight minimum temperature ‘dipped’ to 4.3c at 04:12 hours. … Continue reading

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Remembrance day weather (WS7 weather report 11-11-2018)

It is a drizzly start to the day and rain will remain a threat right up until mid morning.  Hopefully the risk of showers will, however, subside, by the 11th hour.  The risk of rain before 11am is 80%. The … Continue reading

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