Thursday 10 May 2012

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Thursday 10 May 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 May 10, 09:07

Thursday 10th May 2012:

The rain yesterday continued through the night, eventually dieing out around 04:00 GMT. Very mild though, low just 13.5c. The day dawned cloudy, muggy and damp. At observation, overcast, dull and damp, feeling warm.

Today's readings for the 24 hrs up to 09:00 GMT:

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 14.3°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 13.5°C
24-hour maximum = 15.1°C
24-hour minimum: 12.50°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 12.5°C
Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 13.4 mph SE
Rainfall total: 12.6 mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Stratocumulus.
Visibility: about 10 miles
Temperature: 15.1C
Wind chill 15.1°C .
Humidity: 92.3%
Dew point 13.9°C

Wind Direction: Force 4 S
Barometer 1005 mb rising.


Clear for a time last night, though cloud increased after midnight. The day started with broken cloud with sunny spells developing. After a brief spell of brightness, cloud increased again to almost overcast by observation, dry. The morning remained dry, but dull. The afternoon saw rain setting in around 13:00GMT, this became moderate for a while, before turning light again by late afternoon and in to the early evening.

May 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 8.7c (-2.7c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 17.8 on the 9th
Minimum temperature: -0.1c on the 5th
Grass Minimum: -2.5c on the 6th
Rainfall = 22.5 mm
Wettest 24 hours = 12.6 mm on the 9th
Maximum wind gust: 19.4 mph ENE on the 1st.

2012 so far

Maximum temperature: 21.4c on the 28th March.
Minimum temperature: -8.9c on the 4th Feb
Grass Minimum: -11.2c on the 4th Feb
Rainfall = 271.9 mm
Wettest 24 hours, 17.2mm on the 4th Jan
Maximum wind gust: 48.6mph, NW 5th Jan
Paul Carfoot
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Location: Stanton, Burton on Trent, Staffs UK.

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