Newlands replied to Jo Farrow's topic in Hurricanes, Cyclones and Extreme weather worldwideBrightened up a little here, and now can definitely smell the burning. Almost total cloud cover still, but the red sun occasionally puts in an appearance.
Newlands replied to Jo Farrow's topic in Hurricanes, Cyclones and Extreme weather worldwide13:40 Walked the dog earlier this morning - I’m on the eastern tip of the Isle of Wight. Very hazy and humid, with a weak yellow sun showing occasionally, and a light breeze. Now the sky has darkened considerably -it’s like an orange twilight. Very quiet - the sort of eerie silence that often precedes a thunderstorm. Still no rain but you can almost wring out the air it’s so humid.