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Snow, Pollen, Air Quality and Weather Report For The Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall Areas. 12 April 2021.

It is another cool start to the day and although the air temperature is above freezing it will feel more like -3c in the wind chill. We will see plenty of bright spells through the, on average, 52% clouded sky. … Continue reading

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Hammerwich, Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall area weather and air quality report. 11 April 2021.

We started off in the every early hours of the morning with a risk of wintry showers and looking out earlier it is clear some precipitation fell. The current radar images suggest the risk has passed for today. It will, … Continue reading

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Early morning snow possible in the Hammerwich, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall areas on the 11 April 2021.

Radar images are showing that snow carrying clouds are moving through the area early this morning (from around 5:30am to 09:00 am). Risk of snow 60%. Take care, particularly if you are heading towards N Staffs or Derbyshire as conditions … Continue reading

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Hello BST! (WS7 weather report 25-3-2018)

Welcome to British Summer Time! In case you have forgotten you need to put your clocks forward one hour. As if to herald in BST the weather will be on its best behaviour.  We will see plenty of sunny spells … Continue reading

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A cold and snow laden start (WS7 weather report 18-3-2018)

It is a very cool start to the day with the air temperature at 08:15 hours a chilly -2.1c.  This is in stark contrast to the same time last year when the air temperature was 11.3c! Our top temperature today … Continue reading

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Snow on St Patrick’s Day? (WS7 weather report 17-3-2018)

It is a very cool start to St Patrick’s day as a chilled ENE wind is blowing across the UK.  At the time of my observations the air temperature was a mere 0.2c but, when stepping outside, it will feel … Continue reading

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Early rain today but will it snow tomorrow?(WS7 weather report 16-3-2018)

As I write this blog, at approximately 06:30 hours, steady rain is falling in our area.  The radar images show, however, that we are only on the edge of the rain cloud system and this first rain system will clear … Continue reading

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Rain today but will it snow on Saturday? (WS7 weather report 15-3-2018)

It is a very overcast and damp start to the day as steady light rain was falling in our area at the time of my observations (06:30 hours). The rain radar images show that the rainfall will continue right throughout … Continue reading

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Time to get out the sledge (WS7 weather report 3-3-2018)

Today sees the beginning of our weather picture slowly improving.  If you want to get outside in the snow to do some sledging then today will be your best day to do so as it will not be as bitterly … Continue reading

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A stiff cold breeze but will we see more snow? (WS7 weather report 2-3-2018)

It is a very breezy start to the day with regular 30mph gusts being recorded by my weather station.  With the wind deriving from the NE/ENE the wind is making it feel like a bitterly cold day. The synoptic charts … Continue reading

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A bitterly cold St David’s day. (WS7 weather report 1-3-2018)

It is a bitterly cold start to the day (and new month) with the air temperature at approximately 06:05 hours only -5.3c. With a stiff 10mph NE/ENE breeze it will feel more like -11c when you step outside. This time … Continue reading

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Last day of the month and more snow? (WS7 weather report 28-2-2018)

It is a particularly cool start to the morning today so you can expect some icy patches when you step out this morning At 06:10 hours the air temperature was only -5.5c and I can with some certainly that it … Continue reading

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Snow today? (WS7 weather report 27-2-2018)

It is a very cold start to the day and, as I made my observations at 06:00 hours (approximately), light snow (along with the surface air pressure) was slowly falling in our area. We can expect further snow showers as … Continue reading

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Snow this week? (WS7 weather report 26-2-2018)

It is going to be a cold day today.  At 01:16 hours the air temperature was a chilly -3.1c and even at daybreak it was still only -1.5c and frosty. This cold spell, as you are probably aware, is due … Continue reading

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Snow day today? (WS7 weather report 6-2-2018)

It is a very cool start to the day with the air temperature at 06:15 hours a mere -0.2c.  This is very similar to this time last year when it was even a little colder at -1.5c.  Care will need … Continue reading

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Could we see some snow? (WS7 weather report 27-12-2017)

Today starts off quite cool with the air temperature at 08:29 hours only 1.6c.  With the wind chill this feels more like -2c. Whilst most of the rain overnight rain has now cleared away from our area (nearly 12mm fell … Continue reading

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A last risk of snow? (WS7 weather report 16-12-2017)

It is another cool start to the day with the air temperature at 07:30 hours a mere 0.9c.  In contrast the year before (at 06:35 hours) the air temperature was already at 8.5c.  We will not see the thermometer reach … Continue reading

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Snow and ice on the ground (WS7 weather report 11-12-2017)

It is going to be an extremely slow and possibly treacherous commute to work today as yesterday’s snow is still lying on the ground and, in places, it will have formed into ice. The top air temperature of 0c will … Continue reading

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It’s snowing! (WS7 weather report 10-12-2017)

At the time of my observations (approximately 07:30 hours) the air pressure was reducing rapidly and snow was falling.  This early morning snow fall was adding to approximately 20-25mm of overnight accumulation. The rain radar images show (see below) that … Continue reading

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Beginning to look a lot like Christmas (WS7 weather report 9-12-2017)

After yesterday’s light snowfall it is a cool start to the day with the air temperature at 08:30 hours below freezing point (-0.3c).  With the wind chill the air temperature feels more like -3c. The radar images are showing that … Continue reading

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