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  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
  • Weather Preferences: Gales, T-storms, Heavy Rain, Heat, Cold - Love it all.
  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.

    Mostly rain with icy bits thrown in, now. Some of  the cars that the snow blew off are coated in ice though.. Temp risen to -1.3C now.

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    Sod the snow, Tom Baker is trying to steal your car. 

    I want to see this in the morning.  

    Good afternoon all ,with the passing of my beautifull wife last Autumn things have been rather busy at home but now starting to quieten down ,so today i,v been for a great walk up local woods .with th

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  • Location: Barton on Sea, Hampshire
  • Weather Preferences: Snowy winter, warm/hot summer with the odd storm thrown in
  • Location: Barton on Sea, Hampshire
    Just now, EllyTech said:

    What are your dew points and temps on the South coast right now?

     

    -2.6°C. 

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  • Location: Poole , Dorset
  • Weather Preferences: Snow & T-Storms
  • Location: Poole , Dorset

    I have a house in Surrey in the week (plenty of snow there). Couldn’t help but come to my weekend house at 10am this morning, no way was this snow starved Poole born and bred lad going to miss the great SW Blizzard on 2018, it’ll go down in folklore! 

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  • Location: Chepstow Wales
  • Location: Chepstow Wales
    42 minutes ago, Snow shut work said:

    You've moved northwards Lynxus?

    That snow is going to hook back and hang over north Glos by the looks of things?

    Its going to pivot .:yahoo:

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  • Location: Channel Islands 5 asl
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, wind, storms
  • Location: Channel Islands 5 asl

    Wife enjoying the last of the snow. Was raining at the time !

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  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
  • Weather Preferences: Gales, T-storms, Heavy Rain, Heat, Cold - Love it all.
  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.

    Temperature:-1.3 °C
    Dew Point:-2.5 °C
    Wetbulb Temperature:-1.7 °C

    Balmy compared to this morning! lol

     

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  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
    1 minute ago, SNOW CRYSTAL said:

    We've got power cuts here. Anybody else?

    Oh dear, no. Hope yours stays on there.

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  • Location: Hollywood, Worcestershire
  • Weather Preferences: Thunderstorms, Cold & Snowy
  • Location: Hollywood, Worcestershire

    The more intense organised area of precipitation across the channel is associated with the warm front, you don't want that drifting north! (even though it will) 

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  • Location: Pucklechurch near Bristol 113m ASL
  • Weather Preferences: Hot summers and cold winters with snow.
  • Location: Pucklechurch near Bristol 113m ASL

    Hirlam has called this right and looking at radar the METO warnings are spot on RE Red zone, hirlam looks good for tomorrow as well:D

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  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
  • Weather Preferences: Gales, T-storms, Heavy Rain, Heat, Cold - Love it all.
  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.

    100% freezing rain now. Everything is getting coated!!

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  • Location: Poole
  • Weather Preferences: Snow and Hot Sun (but not at the same time!) 57m asl
  • Location: Poole

    -1.7 temp and -2.6 dew 

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  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
    Just now, Mapantz said:

    Temperature:-1.3 °C
    Dew Point:-2.5 °C
    Wetbulb Temperature:-1.7 °C

    Balmy compared to this morning! lol

     

    Balmy yes, but I'm still trying to understand how freezing rain has developed and taken over from snow. It must be the uppers - they must have warmed. 

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  • Location: Siston, Bristol 70m ASL
  • Location: Siston, Bristol 70m ASL
    1 minute ago, Mapantz said:

    100% freezing rain now. Everything is getting coated!!

    whats your temp and dp?

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  • Location: Somerset midway between Bath&Wells. Mendips 200m asl
  • Weather Preferences: Snow and lots of it or warm and sunny, no mediocre dross
  • Location: Somerset midway between Bath&Wells. Mendips 200m asl
    17 minutes ago, stratty said:

    Normal for 44 lol :yahoo: not 46, way too old!:nonono:

    Ahem, 53 here and no different. NEVER too old to enjoy snow.

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  • Location: Yate, South Gloucestershire
  • Location: Yate, South Gloucestershire
    1 minute ago, SNOW CRYSTAL said:

    We've got power cuts here. Anybody else?

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    Really hope it gets sorted soon 

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  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
  • Weather Preferences: Gales, T-storms, Heavy Rain, Heat, Cold - Love it all.
  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
    1 minute ago, EllyTech said:

    Balmy yes, but I'm still trying to understand how freezing rain has developed and taken over from snow. It must be the uppers - they must have warmed. 

    850's are 0C along the South coast.

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  • Location: Siston, Bristol 70m ASL
  • Location: Siston, Bristol 70m ASL
    Just now, tomjwlx said:

    whats your temp and dp?

    don't worry saw last post lol

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  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.
  • Weather Preferences: Gales, T-storms, Heavy Rain, Heat, Cold - Love it all.
  • Location: The Purbeck Microclimate, Dorset.

    Holy crapola! My windows have completely frosted over! This is weird as hell!

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  • Location: portsmouth, hampshire
  • Location: portsmouth, hampshire

    Am I right in saying the met office issued a red alert for the south,sw,and Wales 10 mins ago for heavy snow and blizzards ???

     

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  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucs.
    1 minute ago, Mapantz said:

    100% freezing rain now. Everything is getting coated!!

    Stay safe. :(

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  • Location: Frome 330ft ASL
  • Weather Preferences: Most(see in interests section.)
  • Location: Frome 330ft ASL
    3 minutes ago, Mapantz said:

    100% freezing rain now. Everything is getting coated!!

    Where do you live ? 

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  • Location: Newbury
  • Weather Preferences: Sunshine and snow but not together
  • Location: Newbury
    2 minutes ago, coxxy22 said:

    Am I right in saying the met office issued a red alert for the south,sw,and Wales 10 mins ago for heavy snow and blizzards ???

     

    no it was earlier today - red was extended into tomorrow today too

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