Saturday 19 May 2012

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Saturday 19 May 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 May 19, 09:39

Saturday 19th May 2012:

Cloudy overnight with spells of rain through the early hours. Dawning cloudy with a few spots of rain through the morning. At observation, dull, damp and feeling cold in a moderate northerly wind. The low of 8.1c for the 24 hour period occurring now.

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

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 14.8°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 8.1°C
24-hour maximum = 14.8°C
24-hour minimum: 8.1°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 7.9°C
Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 14.6 mph NE
Rainfall total: 0.3 mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Stratocumulus.
Visibility: about 4-5 miles
Temperature: 8.1°C
Wind chill 6.0°C .
Humidity: 92.9%
Dew point 7.0°C

Wind Direction: Force 3 NNE
Barometer 1011 mb rising.


Mostly cloudy overnight, dry. The morning has been mainly cloudy with the odd spot of rain. Turning brighter with sunny spells developing at observation. Mostly cloudy for the rest of the day, though it stayed dry. There were some brief hazy sunny spells and the temperature responded to a maximum of 14.8c, though this was tempered by a chilly and fresh north-easterly wind.

May 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 9.3c (-2.1c) 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 = 33.7 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 = 283.1 mm
Wettest 24 hours, 17.2mm on the 4th Jan
Maximum wind gust: 48.6mph, NW 5th Jan
Paul Carfoot
Posts: 135
Joined: 2012 Feb 09, 07:27
Location: Stanton, Burton on Trent, Staffs UK.

Re: Saturday 19 May 2012

Postby Richard Hunt » 2012 May 19, 18:34

19 MAY 2012 --- 1830 UTC ---

Cloudy, dull, and dry.

Current Air Temp: 9.0c
Wind Chill Temp: 6.9c
Grass Minimum: 7.4c
Relative Humidity: 88%
Dewpoint: 7.1c
Barometric Pressure: 1013.9 mb
Pressure Trend: +0.2 mb/hr.
Cloud Cover: 8/8.
Wind Speed: 11 mph.
Wind Direction: N.
Maximum Gust: 23 mph.
Rainfall Today: 4.1mm.
Rainfall Last 24hrs: 0.3.
Rainfall This Month: 28.0mm.
Rainfall This Year: 228.1mm.
2012. Days with:-

Air Frost: 18
Ground Frost: 32
Snow Falling: 4
Snow Lying: 11
Sleet: 3
Ice Days: 0
Hail: 5
Thunder/Lightning: 1
Fog: 8
Gale: 3
Rain Day (>0.2mm): 29
Wet Day (>1.0mm): 34
COL Station: 25020.

Watson W-8681 AWS. Standard Stevenson Screen. Maximum and Minimum screen thermometers. Grass minimum thermometer.
5" Copper standard rain gauge. Roof mounted annemometer.
Richard Hunt
Posts: 374
Joined: 2012 Jan 27, 19:23
Location: Hornsea, East Yorkshire. 10m AMSL

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