Monthly Archives: January 2019

Back to cool? (WS7 weather report 27-1-2019)

After a very breezy and, at times, rainy early morning the air pressure is now (09:30 hours) beginning to increase towards 1004mb by the end of the day. As this air pressure increase takes place there will still be some … Continue reading

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Mild but what else weather wise? (WS7 weather report 26-1-2019)

It was a very mild but overcast start to the day with the air temperature at 09:00 hours at 7.6c.  In 2017 we were ‘enjoying’ below freezing point temperatures during the morning. Today is going to be an overcast day … Continue reading

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All due to the jet stream (WS7 weather report 25-1-2019)

It was a relatively mild start to the day with the air temperature at 06:30 hours already at 7.4c.  The overnight low was 5.2c at midnight.  We have also had some overnight rain in or area early this morning. This … Continue reading

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A little warmer (WS7 weather report 24-1-2019)

After yesterday’s quite cool day (or so it felt to me) today will be a little milder. At the time of my 06:30 observations (approximately) light rain was falling.  The radar images show that some further light rain showers will … Continue reading

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Ice warning (WS7 weather report 23-1-2019)

After yesterday’s rain and brief flurries of snow the evening was followed by a very clear night. It is, therefore, very likely that untreated roads and paths will have patches on ice on them today.  Great care will be needed … Continue reading

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Snow today? (WS7 weather report 22-1-2019)

It was a cool and clear start to the day at 06:32 hours (the time of my observations) this morning.  Some late night and early rain had fallen in our area but this first rain band had now cleared. The … Continue reading

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Snow on the way? (WS7 weather report 21-1-2019)

It is another day with subtle changes taking place that will, eventually, lead to more inclement weather arriving either later in the day or week. The morning sees a cool but not excessively cold start to the day.  At 06:30 … Continue reading

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On the edge (WS7 weather report 20-1-2019)

It was another overcast and slightly misty start to the day.  The air temperature was 2.4c at the time of my observations which is very similar to the the same day last year (2.1c at 07:50 hours). Our area lies … Continue reading

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Very overcast. Any risk of snow? (WS7 weather report 19-1-2019)

It was an extremely overcast start to the day with the cloud covering preventing any brightness to develop.  Even at nearly 09:00 hours it was necessary to switch on the light to type this blog.  A look at the satellite … Continue reading

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Cold start to the day (WS7 weather report 18-1-2019)

The minimum air temperature overnight was -1.5c at 03:54 hours and at the time of my observations (approximately 06:30 hours) the air temperature had climbed all of the way up to -0.4c. It will, therefore, be a chilly journey in … Continue reading

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A cold start to the day – will it last? (WS7 weather report 17-1-2019)

It will be a cool trip to school or work this morning with the air temperature at 06:30 hours only 2.1c. This is not too dissimilar to the same day and time last year when the air temperature at 06:27 … Continue reading

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Last of the mild days? (WS7 weather report 16-1-2019)

As I indicated in yesterday’s blog today has started off with some light rain.  The radar images suggest that there are a number of small rain carrying clouds that will pass through our area during the early commute and these … Continue reading

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Best day of the week (WS7 weather report 15-1-2019)

This morning’s early observation (approximately 06:30 hours) noted the air temperature at 6.3c.  this is very similar to the same day in 2017 and slightly cooler (by around 1c) than last year. For reasons I will detail below today is … Continue reading

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Wind speed reducing? (WS7 weather report 14-1-2019)

There was further rain yesterday and we may even see the odd spot of light rain or drizzle today.  The rain radar images are showing a few “smatterings” of rain cloud that will pass through our area today.  Which ones … Continue reading

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Wind chill reduction about 4c (WS7 weather report 13-1-2019)

It was quite exciting seeing some rain yesterday morning and there is a 55% chance that we will see some drizzle this morning.  This is due to a small system of light rain cloud passing near our area from Stoke … Continue reading

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Some rain today (WS7 weather report 12-1-2019)

For the first time this year we have and will receive some measurable rainfall.  it will only amount to 1-2mm by the end of the day but, even so, it is significant. It is also going to be a very … Continue reading

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Today’s weather and a look at the rest of the month (WS7 weather report 11-1-2019)

Today (and over the weekend) we can expect the air temperature to be relatively mild.  At 06:30 hours this morning the air temperature was 6.1c which is slighty warmer than normal.  Reviewing the records I have made over the last … Continue reading

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Last cold start this week? (WS7 weather report 10-1-2019)

It was another cold start to the day when I made my observations at 06:30 hours.  The air temperature was only 0.7c.  In 2018 the air temperature, at a similar, time was 5.9c and in 2017 6.1c. Over the next … Continue reading

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Winter warmer (WS7 weather report 9-1-2019)

You will find it a bit chilly when you step outside today with the air temperature at 06:34 hours only 1.7c.  Thankfully, at the time of my observations, there was no real breeze to talk about to add any further … Continue reading

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Breeze from the NW (WS7 weather report 8-1-2019)

Despite the thermometer reading 6.4c when I made my observations at 06:30 hours this morning it did feel a little chilly when I stepped out to make my observations. The chill is due to the low pressure system, that hit … Continue reading

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