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Storm Ciara News – 8 February 2020

There is a lot of media talk and speculation about Storm Ciara. I do think that interest (and in some cases media hysteria) in these weather events has heightened since the Irish and UK Met Offices began giving names to these low pressure systems. In the past it would just have been another windy day in winter! Continue reading

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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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