Friday 18 may 2012

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Friday 18 may 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 May 18, 09:20

Friday 18th May 2012:

Mostly cloudy overnight, dry. The morning has been mainly cloudy with the odd spot of rain. Turning brighter with sunny spells developing at observation.

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

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 15.2°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 7.4°C
24-hour maximum = 15.2°C
24-hour minimum: 7.4°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 7.1°C
Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 15.4 mph E
Rainfall total: 0.3 mm

Current Conditions:

5 Oktas: Stratocumulus.
Visibility: about 4-5 miles
Temperature: 11.7°C
Wind chill 9.2°C .
Humidity: 74.7%
Dew point 7.1°C

Wind Direction: Force 4-5 NE
Barometer 1007 mb falling slowly.


Clear until just after midnight, turning cloudy through the early hours, though staying dry. The morning so far has been cloudy with light rain commencing around 08:00 GMT. There was further intermittent light rain through the morning and it remained cool. The afternoon dried out, but was mainly cloudy, though with the odd brief bright and sunny spell.

May 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 9.2c (-2.2c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 17.9 on the 10th
Minimum temperature: -0.1c on the 5th
Grass Minimum: -2.5c on the 6th
Rainfall = 31.9 mm
Wettest 24 hours = 12.6 mm on the 9th
Maximum wind gust: 26.5 mph WNW on the 11th.

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 = 281.3 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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