Saturday June 16 2012

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Saturday June 16 2012

Postby Paul Carfoot » 2012 Jun 16, 09:34

Saturday 16th June 2012:

Cloudy overnight with further showery light rain. Cloudy through to observation with a few spots of light rain. Windy.

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

Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday: 15.6°C
Minimum temperature overnight: 10.6°C
24-hour maximum = 15.6°C
24-hour minimum: 10.6°C
Minimum temperature on grass: 9.4°C
Maximum wind gust: MPH (Midnight to Midnight) 28.2 SW
Rainfall total: 8.6 mm

Current Conditions:

8 Oktas: Nimbostratus.
Visibility: about 7 miles.
Temperature: 13.7°C
Humidity: 90.8%
Dew point 12.2°C

Wind Direction: Force SW
Barometer 1003 mb falling slowly.


Moderate to heavy rain throughout most of the night and early hours, leaving 17.2mm. Rain stopped around dawn with clouds breaking. The morning to observation has been blustery with sunny spells and the odd light shower. There were further brief sunny spells, but cloud built enough to produce moderate to heavy and lengthy showers accompanied by thunder through the late morning and all afternoon. Windy. The rain continued in to the early evening.

June 2012 so far:

Mean temperature: 12.4c (-1.9c) of the local average)
Maximum temperature: 19.2c on the 10th
Minimum temperature: 6.2c on the 4th
Grass Minimum: 5.1c on the 5th
Rainfall = 85.9 mm
Wettest 24 hours = 17.2 mm on the 14th
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 = 371.5 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 June 16 2012

Postby Richard Hunt » 2012 Jun 16, 21:23

16 JUNE 2012 --- 2115 UTC ---

Light rain showers, feeling milder.

Current Air Temp: 14.0°c
Grass Minimum: 9.7°c
Relative Humidity: 92%
Dewpoint: 12.7°c
Barometric Pressure: 1004.0 mb
Pressure Trend: +0.3 mb/hr.
Cloud Cover: 7/8.
Wind Speed: 10 Knots.
Wind Direction: SW.
Maximum Gust: 26 Knots.
Rainfall Today: 0.6mm.
Maximum Rain Rate: 1.2mm/hr at 0632 UTC.
Rainfall Last 24hrs: 22.7mm.
Rainfall This Month: 66.0mm.
Rainfall This Year: 314.5mm.
2012. Days with:-

Air Frost: 18
Ground Frost: 32
Snow Falling: 4
Snow Lying: 11
Sleet: 3
Ice Days: 0
Hail: 6
Thunder/Lightning: 4
Fog: 10
Gale: 3
Rain Day (>0.2mm): 31
Wet Day (>1.0mm): 41
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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