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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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Jet stream on the move south

After the gusty wind and rain during the night the radar images are now showing fewer rain clouds heading our way.  Beyond 09:00 hours we can expect to receive some periods of partly clear sky which will allow the odd … Continue reading

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Mind your step.

As we wake this morning the grass has a light covering of snow but this is not enough to prevent most travel.  The air temperature is however low so care should be taken on untreated roads and paths as they … Continue reading

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Snow risk?

Today starts off with a mild temperature of around 5.5c at 06:30 hours, however, that temperature is the warmest Tuesday, 13 January will be.  As the day passes the temperature will reduce to around 2c by 18:00 hours this evening. … Continue reading

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There’s a breeze a blowing

Another day starts off with a stiff breeze blowing.  We should be becoming accustomed to this kind of weather now but it certainly makes travelling for many precarious.  Drivers of high sided vehicles should take particular note of any local weather … Continue reading

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Complex system.

This morning sees the air pressure rising rapidly and this will bring with it a bright and dry spell.  The top temperature today will be around 8c.  This will, however, be tempered a little by the steady W-WSW breeze.  There … Continue reading

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Another windy day.

It is another blustery day across the UK with wind speeds in our area averaging around 11mph with gusts reaching 25-30mph.  The wind speed will reduce a little as the day goes by but not significantly.  The wind will be … Continue reading

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Fireworks tonight? Consider carefully the weather.

After the rain yesterday and last night (8mm fell in our area) today will start off cloudy and with high humidity.  This will make the air fell damp and, in parts, it will be misty. For many today will be the … Continue reading

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Wind and Rain Today.

The system of low pressure we have been talking about for a few days is still sitting centrally across the UK and this will mean some more unsettled weather today. The low pressure is being caused by the movement of the … Continue reading

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WS7 weather report for Hammerwich, Lichfield, Burntwood, Brownhills, Bloxwich, Pelsall and surrounding areas (3 January 2012).

Observations made 06:27 hours Hammerwich, Staffordshire. Air pressure : 989mb Temperature : 11.5c (wind chill 8c) Wind : 23mph (Gust 52mph) Relative humidity : 81% Rain last 24 hours : 7.4mm Rain since 00:01 hours : 3.2mm Forecast for today. Not … Continue reading

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