Thursday 7 June 2012

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Thursday 7 June 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 Jun 07, 09:43

Thursday 07th June 2012:

Mostly cloudy overnight with showery rain and drizzle continuing.. Turning misty through the early hours. The morning so far has been dull and overcast with bursts of light to moderate rain. Visibility improved at observation, rain just stopped.

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

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 18.1°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 9.9°C
24-hour maximum = 18.1°C
24-hour minimum: 9.9°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 8.4°C
Maximum wind gust: MPH (Midnight to Midnight) 15.4 WNW
Rainfall total: 7.4 mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Stratocumulus, Nimbostratus.
Visibility: about 8 miles.
Temperature: 14.7°C
Dew point 13.5°C

Wind Direction: Force 4 SE
Barometer 997 mb falling.


Mostly cloudy overnight with just a few spots of rain. The morning has been bright with sunny spells, though cumulus clouds are building quickly. There were further spells of sunshine through the morning and it felt warmer than recently. By afternoon cloud built further and showers broke out across the area, with a couple of moderate ones at this station, thunder was heard around teatime. Showers continued in to the evening.

June 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 12.2c (-2.1c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 17.8c on the 1st
Minimum temperature: 6.2c on the 4th
Grass Minimum: 5.1c on the 5th
Rainfall = 38.3 mm
Wettest 24 hours = 16.1 mm on the 3rd
Maximum wind gust: 29.7 mph ENE on the 3rd.

2012 so far

Maximum temperature: 26.0c on the 24th May.
Minimum temperature: -8.9c on the 4th Feb
Grass Minimum: -11.2c on the 4th Feb
Rainfall = 323.9 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: Thursday 7 June 2012

Postby Richard Hunt » 2012 Jun 07, 18:14

7 JUNE 2012 --- 1700 UTC ---

Rain just started in the last half hour.

Current Air Temp: 13.9°c
Grass Minimum: 7.9°c
Relative Humidity: 95%
Dewpoint: 13.1°c
Barometric Pressure: 995.1 mb
Pressure Trend: -0.8 mb/hr.
Cloud Cover: 8/8.
Wind Speed: 10.0 MPH.
Wind Direction: SE.
Maximum Gust: 17.5 MPH.
Rainfall Today: 0.3mm.
Rainfall Last 24hrs: 3.5mm.
Rainfall This Month: 13.9mm.
Rainfall This Year: 262.4mm.
2012. Days with:-

Air Frost: 18
Ground Frost: 32
Snow Falling: 4
Snow Lying: 11
Sleet: 3
Ice Days: 0
Hail: 5
Thunder/Lightning: 2
Fog: 10
Gale: 3
Rain Day (>0.2mm): 31
Wet Day (>1.0mm): 38
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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