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    South Derbyshire nr. Burton on Trent, Midlands, UK: alt 262 feet
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    Meteorology, I.T, Piano, Running.
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    Extreme winter cold,heavy bowing snow,freezing fog.Summer 2012

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  1. Polar Continental

    Friday 14th December weather observations

    Friday 14th December 2018 Clear spells overnight, widespread frost. Clear, bright and frosty at observation. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 5.4C. Minimum temperature overnight -0.9c 24-hour maximum 5.4∞C 24-hour minimum -0.9C Minimum temperature on grass -5.0c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 25.5 mph ENE Rainfall total: 0.0mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 3 Oktas Cirrostratus. Visibility 8 miles Temperature: -0.3∞C Humidity: 82.8% Dew point -2.9∞C Wind Direction: calm Force 0 Barometer 1019.7mb: Trend rising slowly. Yesterday. Clear spells overnight, breezy, ground frost. Bright and sunny spells so far this morning. Feeling cold, in the stiff east wind, ground frost. Staying bright with sunny spells, feeling chilly in the wind.
  2. Thursday 13th December 2018 Clear spells overnight, breezy, ground frost. Bright and sunny spells so far this morning. Feeling cold, in the stiff east wind, ground frost. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 6.9c Minimum temperature overnight 0.5c 24-hour maximum 6.9∞C 24-hour minimum 0.5C Minimum temperature on grass -1.6c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 17.5 mph E Rainfall total: 0.0mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 4 Oktas Altocumulus, Cirrus, Stratocumulus. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 4.4∞C Humidity: 82.1% Dew point -0.3∞C Wind Direction: E Force 4 Barometer 1014.1mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Cloud breaks overnight, breezy. Bright and sunny spells developing this morning, variable cloud. Turning mainly cloudy through the morning, a few bright spells continuing. Turning quite dull by afternoon, though staying dry, feeling cool.
  3. Wednesday 12th December 2018 Cloud breaks overnight, breezy. Bright and sunny spells developing this morning, variable cloud. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 8.0C. Minimum temperature overnight 4.1c 24-hour maximum 8.0∞C 24-hour minimum 2.9C Minimum temperature on grass 0.9c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 11.8 mph SE Rainfall total: 0.0mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 3 Oktas Stratus fractious, Cirrostratus. Visibility 8 miles Temperature: 4.4∞C Humidity: 93.4% Dew point 3.4∞C Wind Direction: SSE Force 3-4 Barometer 1018.5mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Clear spells overnight, ground forming through the early hours. Currently at observation, mainly clear, ground frost. Sunny spells throughout, dry.
  4. Tuesday 11th December 2018 Clear spells overnight, ground forming through the early hours. Currently at observation, mainly clear, ground frost. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 7.9C. Minimum temperature overnight 2.2c 24-hour maximum 7.9∞C 24-hour minimum 2.2C Minimum temperature on grass -1.1c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 11.8 mph WNW Rainfall total: 0.0mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 2 Oktas Altocumulus. Visibility 8 miles Temperature: 2.9∞C Humidity: 100% Dew point 2.9∞C Wind Direction: SE Force 2 Barometer 1021.6mb: Trend falling slowly. Yesterday. Variable cloud overnight, a couple of light showers. Brighter spells developing this morning. Sunny spells continuing through the rest of the day.
  5. Polar Continental

    Monday 10th December weather observations

    Monday 10th December 2018 Variable cloud overnight, a couple of light showers. Brighter spells developing this morning. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 9.2C. Minimum temperature overnight 3.9c 24-hour maximum 9.2∞C 24-hour minimum 3.9C Minimum temperature on grass 0.5c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 24.2 mph NW Rainfall total: 0.4mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 5 Oktas Stratocumulus, Altocumulus, Cirrus. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 5.9∞C Humidity: 95.4% Dew point 5.2∞C Wind Direction: W Force 3 Barometer 1023.2mb: Trend rising. Yesterday. Mainly cloudy overnight, light rain through the early hours. A clearance arrived here around 08:30 GMT, currently turning bright with sunny spells developing. Continued sunny spells, also a few showers scattered around the area, though none fell at this station.
  6. Polar Continental

    Sunday 9th December weather observations

    Sunday 09th December 2018 Mainly cloudy overnight, light rain through the early hours. A clearance arrived here around 08:30 GMT, currently turning bright with sunny spells developing. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 10.6C. Minimum temperature overnight 6.9c 24-hour maximum 10.6∞C 24-hour minimum 6.9C Minimum temperature on grass 5.5c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 38.4 mph W Rainfall total: 9.5mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 4 Oktas Stratocumulus, Cumulus humulis. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 7.5∞C Humidity: 92.8% Dew point 6.4∞C Wind Direction: WNW Force 4 Barometer 1002.6mb: Trend rising. Yesterday. Variable cloud overnight, windy. Strong gust to near gale force this morning. A mainly sunny morning was quickly followed by cloud, heavy showery rain and gusty winds by afternoon. The rain cleared by early evening.
  7. Polar Continental

    Friday 7th December weather observations

    Friday 07th December 2018 Cloudy night, moderate rain through the early hours, very mild. A heavy downpour of rain accompanied by a strong westerly wind just before the observation. Currently overcast, rain stopped and much less windy, less mild. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 12.8C. Minimum temperature overnight 9.0c 24-hour maximum 12.8∞C 24-hour minimum 9.0C Minimum temperature on grass 7.9c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 16.4 mph SSW Rainfall total: 7.8mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas Stratus, Nimbostratus. Visibility 10 miles Temperature: 9.0∞C Humidity: 98.6% Dew point 8.8∞C Wind Direction: W Force 3 Barometer 1994.5mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Cloudy and mild overnight. Intermittent light to rain shorty after the observation. The rain stopped well before lunch time leaving a mild and overcast day.
  8. Thursday 06th December 2018 Cloudy and mild overnight. Intermittent light to rain shorty after the observation. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 11.1C. Minimum temperature overnight 8.7c 24-hour maximum 11.1∞C 24-hour minimum 6.0C Minimum temperature on grass 5.6c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 19.6 mph SSW Rainfall total: 2.0mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas Stratocumulus, Stratus fractus. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 9.6∞C Humidity: 98.7% Dew point 9.4∞C Wind Direction: SW Force 3 Barometer 1008.9mb: Trend falling slowly. Yesterday. A mostly cloudy night with a period of light to moderate rain setting in through the early hours. Cloudy so far this morning, damp underfoot. Further light rain and moderate drizzle at times through the day and in to the evening. Turning mild.
  9. Wednesday 05th December 2018 A mostly cloudy night with a period of light to moderate rain setting in through the early hours. Cloudy so far this morning, damp underfoot. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 4.2C. Minimum temperature overnight 3.3c 24-hour maximum 6.0∞C 24-hour minimum -0.2C Minimum temperature on grass 1.0c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 5.8 mph SSW Rainfall total: 4.8mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas stratus. Visibility 4 miles Temperature: 6.0∞C Humidity: 100% Dew point 6.0∞C Wind Direction: ESE Force 2-3 Barometer 1009.7mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Turning mainly clear overnight, widespread frost. At observation, Sunny, frost. High and mid level cloud increasing through the morning slowly blotting out the sun. The after mostly cloudy and dry, colder than of late.
  10. Polar Continental

    Tuesday 4th December weather observations

    Tuesday 04th December 2018 Turning mainly clear overnight, widespread frost. At observation, Sunny, frost. High and mid level cloud increasing through the morning slowly blotting out the sun. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 10.2C. Minimum temperature overnight -1.2c 24-hour maximum 10.2∞C 24-hour minimum -1.2C Minimum temperature on grass -4.9c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 20.9 mph WNW Rainfall total: 0.1mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 2 Oktas Altostratus. Visibility 5 miles Temperature: -0.2∞C Humidity: 90.4% Dew point -1.6∞C Wind Direction: Calm Force 0 Barometer 1017.2mb: Trend rising. Yesterday. Rain cleared away before midnight, leaving a night with variable cloud. Moderate rain setting soon after dawn. The rain turning light and showery shorty after observation, bright spells developing. The showers cleared away after mid morning leaving sunny spells and variable.
  11. Polar Continental

    Monday 3rd December weather observations

    Monday 03rd December 2018 Rain cleared away before midnight, leaving a night with variable cloud. Moderate rain setting soon after dawn. The rain turning more showery shorty after observation, bright spells developing. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 13.3C. Minimum temperature overnight 8.4c 24-hour maximum 13.3∞C 24-hour minimum 8.4C Minimum temperature on grass 6.5c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 18.4 mph SW Rainfall total: 6.4mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas Nimbostratus. Visibility 8 miles Temperature: 9.0∞C Humidity: 94.5% Dew point 8.2∞C Wind Direction: W Force 3 Barometer 990.7mb: Trend steady. Yesterday. A few showers before midnight. The rest of the night cloudy and mild. A good deal of cloud around, with a little showery drizzle, just odd  break in the cloud. damp underfoot. A good deal of cloud, odd drizzle shower. Very mild. The evening saw a spell of light/ moderate rain.
  12. Polar Continental

    Sunday 2nd December weather observations

    Sunday 02nd December 2018 A few showers before midnight. The rest of the night cloudy and mild. A good deal of cloud around, with a little showery drizzle, just odd break in the cloud. damp underfoot. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 12.0C. Minimum temperature overnight 9.3c 24-hour maximum 12.0∞C 24-hour minimum 7.6C Minimum temperature on grass 7.3c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 20.9 mph SSW Rainfall total: 2.9mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 6 Oktas Stratocumulus, Altocumulus.Nimbostratus. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 12.0∞C Humidity: 95.1% Dew point 11.2∞C Wind Direction: WSW Force 3 Barometer 990.5mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Clear spells last night gave way to increasing cloud soon after midnight. Light rain commencing around dawn. Currently at observation, light - moderate rain. Intermittent light rain through the morning. The afternoon saw a few brighter spells developing.
  13. Saturday 01st December 2018 Clear spells last night gave way to increasing cloud soon after midnight. Light rain commencing around dawn. Currently at observation, light - moderate rain. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 9.6C. Minimum temperature overnight 4.4c 24-hour maximum 9.6∞C 24-hour minimum 4.4C Minimum temperature on grass 2.5c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 18.4 mph SW Rainfall total: 0.4mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas Nimbostratus. Visibility 8 miles Temperature: 7.6∞C Humidity: 98.6% Dew point 7.4∞C Wind Direction: ESE Force 4 Barometer 997.5mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Clear spells overnight, breezy. Sunny so far this morning. continuing sunny spells, cloud building at times, odd light shower. Mild. November 2018: Mean temperature: 8.5c (1.7c) (of local average 1992-2014) Maximum temperature: 14.1c on the 14th. Minimum temperature: -1.9c on the 1st Grass Minimum: -4.9c on the 22nd. Rainfall 43.3mm Wettest 24 hours = 10.0mm on the 7th Maximum wind gust: 34.6mph SSW 29th. 2018 so far: Maximum temperature: 31.6c on the 26th July. Minimum temperature: -7.0 on the 01st March. Grass Minimum: -9.6c on the 28th Feb. Rainfall 591.1mm Wettest 24 hours = 23.4m on the 12th March. Maximum wind gust: 44.9 mph W on the 18th Jan.
  14. Polar Continental

    Friday 30th November weather observations

    Friday 30th November 2018 Clear spells overnight, breezy. Sunny so far this morning. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 13.4C. Minimum temperature overnight 5.2c 24-hour maximum 13.4∞C 24-hour minimum 5.2C Minimum temperature on grass 3.5c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 34.6 mph SSW Rainfall total: 3.2mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 2 Oktas Cirrus. Visibility >10 miles Temperature: 6.4∞C Humidity: 93.9% Dew point 5.5∞C Wind Direction: W Force 3 Barometer 998.8mb: Trend rising. Yesterday. A mild, windy and cloudy night.A short spell of moderate before dawn. At observation, overcast, windy, light rain and drizzle. Further showery rain through the morning, very windy. The afternoon saw bright and sunny spells, turning less windy. Very mild, though beginning feeling a little less mild by the end of the afternoon.
  15. Thursday 29th November 2018 A mild, windy and cloudy night.A short spell of moderate before dawn. At observation, overcast, windy, light rain and drizzle. Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 13.9C. Minimum temperature overnight 8.3c 24-hour maximum 13.9∞C 24-hour minimum 8.3C Minimum temperature on grass 6.2c. Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 32.8 mph SSW Rainfall total: 3.2mm Conditions at 09:00 GMT 8 Oktas Nimbostratus. Visibility 10 miles Temperature: 13.0∞C Humidity: 95.3% Dew point 12.3∞C Wind Direction: S Force 5 Barometer 988.0mb: Trend falling. Yesterday. Rain cleared away for a time last evening, though staying cloudy. Further light rain through the early hours accompanied by a rising temperature. Windy. This morning, overcast, damp underfoot, drizzle. Very dull for the most part, intermittent light to moderate rain, windy. Very mild.
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