Tag Archives: sleet

Not a great day for Christmas shopping (WS7 weather report 15-12-2018)

At the time of my observations (07:30 hours) the air pressure was falling rapidly and the air temperature was a mere 0.7c.  A  look at the synoptic charts and rain radar images did not bring much cheer either. The charts … Continue reading

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It’s snowing! (WS7 weather report 21-1-2018)

With snow / sleet steadily falling at 09:00 hours you may be surprised to hear that this cold weather is actually a sign of better things to come – but it is. Firstly, we will have to deal with a … Continue reading

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Miserable start to the weekend. (WS7 weather report 20-1-2018)

It is a cool and very overcast start to the day with the air temperature, at approximately 08:00 hours, only just above 2c. The rain radar images showed that, at the time of observation, our area was sitting in area … Continue reading

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Today and the outlook for the weekend. (WS7 weather report 19-1-2018)

It is a cold start to the day with some light grass frost and possibly icy patches around.  The air temperature was only 0.5c at 06:41 hours and, therefore, you will need to wrap up warm when you step outside … 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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Brrr, that feels chilly. (WS7 weather report 15-12-2017)

It is a cold start to the day with a steady NW breeze adding further wind chill to the equation.  The air temperature at 06:30 hours was only 1.3c but with the wind it felt more like -3c. We received … Continue reading

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Last of the snow in this spell? (WS7 weather report 14-12-2017)

After the beginning of the thaw and last night’s sleet and snow shower, the paths and possibly some side roads have been left a little wet and possibly icy.  Great care should be taken when stepping out this morning. During … Continue reading

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