Jump to content
Cold?
Local
Radar
Snow?

Midlands Regional Discussion Feb 2021 Onward


Recommended Posts

Posted
  • Location: Wildwood, Stafford
  • Location: Wildwood, Stafford
    1 minute ago, I remember Atlantic 252 said:

    U eastern facing window? I know some rooms face east brrrrrrrrrr

    In the mobile so we face every direction. 😀

    To be honest, you get used to it after a while.

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Spotted a post you think may be an issue? Please help the team by reporting it.
    • Replies 2.5k
    • Created
    • Last Reply

    Top Posters In This Topic

    Top Posters In This Topic

    Popular Posts

    No matter what happens guys and girls let's not be like the SE thread was earlier alot of needless fighting. Be happy for any fellow Midlander if they get the White stuff.

    Lovely walk just a me and the dog ❄️♥️🐶

    Posted Images

    Posted
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL

    Decent blob over Buxton heading my way, fingers and toes crossed that the Northern Stoke Snowshield fails. 😛 

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Oldbury, West midlands
  • Weather Preferences: Heavy snow, Thunder storms and lightning
  • Location: Oldbury, West midlands
    14 minutes ago, I remember Atlantic 252 said:

    Or a frontal breakdown, models toying with snow from the Atlantic, GFS finally after 4 attempts

    prectypeuktopo.png

    Every run its pushed bk.

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Biddulph, Staffordshire Moorlands 750f ABSL
  • Location: Biddulph, Staffordshire Moorlands 750f ABSL
    1 hour ago, Dibdabbers said:

    Stoke always gets it,  had a decent covering from every single snow event to date.   Its been rubbish here need a break from the regional thread its soul destroying lol.

    Yes, we have had snow on the ground for over 20 days this winter so far. A number of days sledging. It’s been a great winter here!

    • Like 2
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Hinckley
  • Location: Hinckley

    Showers in the wash looking like they are going more south now! Hopefully this means people to the south get to see some snow. Not sure if I see the showers getting back over Hinckley anytime soon

    Edited by WelfordRd
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.
  • Location: Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.
    6 minutes ago, Ryukai said:

    Decent blob over Buxton heading my way, fingers and toes crossed that the Northern Stoke Snowshield fails. 😛 

    My turn to look on jealously 😃 Looks like a good one.

    That steamer coming over Lincoln and in-line with me is trying it’s hardest but it’s the most pathetic looking streamer in the country at the moment.

    The snow from that shower earlier hasn’t melted so I’m guaranteed to wake up to my 23rd day of snow cover this winter whatever happens.

    Edited by MattStoke
    • Like 2
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Leicestershire (hinckley)
  • Location: Leicestershire (hinckley)
    2 minutes ago, WelfordRd said:

    Showers in the wash looking like they are going more south now! Hopefully this means people to the south get to see some snow. Not sure if I see the showers getting back over Hinckley anytime soon

    The last shower we had did stick in places where earlier it was melting so hopefully some of them showers head a bit further north.

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Netherton, Black Country
  • Location: Netherton, Black Country

    No complaints here. Done well this winter for snow in this part of the Midlands. This easterly with a few streamers is a bit of drab/boring affair. Would be good to have one huge battleground snow event/breakdown before winter is finished for the year. 

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Sedgley Black country 731ft 222 metres
  • Location: Sedgley Black country 731ft 222 metres
    9 minutes ago, Jason74 said:

    No complaints here. Done well this winter for snow in this part of the Midlands. This easterly with a few streamers is a bit of drab/boring affair. Would be good to have one huge battleground snow event/breakdown before winter is finished for the year. 

    Yep  been good in the black country this year    not so good today    but im sure there will be more before winters out.

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Hinckley
  • Location: Hinckley

    I give you exhibit 1. Shower missed us my literal half and mile and then peeps up and expands after it's drifted by. Could smell it! Lol

    I admit I am nearly 40 and still get so excited at the prospect of lying snow, just a covering and 9/10 times or more I end up feeling like a kid that has got up on Xmas morning and there aren't any presents under the tree. Sad I know ☹️

    Screenshot_20210208_173850_com.android.chrome.jpg

    Screenshot_20210208_173856_com.android.chrome.jpg

    • Like 3
    • Thanks 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Birmingham, Harborne 160 asl
  • Weather Preferences: Columus Bigus Convectivus
  • Location: Birmingham, Harborne 160 asl

    A quick 20 " of the biggest flakes we`ve seen all day, Caught between the streamers today

     

    Not all bad though...….the storm season will be here shortly....livestream tested and ready

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL

    Radar is lying again. T_T I have clear skies above me.  😭

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Tamworth
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, frost, fog and ice!
  • Location: Tamworth

    We have very light snow with nothing showing in the radar leaving a sugar coating again. It will stick though now temperature has dropped and under darkness.

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Monkspath, Solihull, West Midlands
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, Storms, Extreme Weather
  • Location: Monkspath, Solihull, West Midlands

    We seem to be right on the edge of the streamer over Cov/Leamington/Warwick. Not sure if anyone there has reports on how its going? A subtle shift in wind would be nice!

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: BIRMINGHAM B6 ASTON WM. About 112MASL 367.36FT
  • Weather Preferences: SNOWY WINTERS AVRAGE SPRING HOT SUMMERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS.
  • Location: BIRMINGHAM B6 ASTON WM. About 112MASL 367.36FT
    1 hour ago, markw2680 said:

    Had pretty much zilch here today few light flurries which has done nothing, very disappointed so far, seem to be missing all the streamer action so far, just hope they align a bit different later otherwise will be a complete bust for this area

     Personally I would say it is a bust for this area easterly is always crap for here except 2018 and a few other rare occasions this is why I don’t get too excited when I see easterlies on model. 😞😒

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.
  • Location: Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.
    11 minutes ago, Ryukai said:

    Radar is lying again. T_T I have clear skies above me.  😭

    I’ve noticed a lot of times this, winter when I’ve had snow down here, the radar has shown snow all over Stoke only for people in other parts of the area to report no snow. Don’t understand it 🤷‍♂️ I like to think the whole area is getting it, so it’s disappointing.

    Edited by MattStoke
    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: stoke on trent
  • Location: stoke on trent
    1 minute ago, MattStoke said:

    I’ve noticed a lot of times this, winter when I’ve had snow down here, the radar has shown snow all over Stoke only for people in other parts of the area to report no snow. Don’t understand it 🤷‍♂️ I like to think the whole area is getting it, so it’s disappointing.

    when it comes over the peaks you get a shadow effect. shows precipitation and it isn't actually doing anything. bit like a couple of weeks ago showed bright on the radar for persistent heavy snow and it was light/moderate at best. same colour echoes to the east of the peaks and heavy snow. we had 2 inches here yet the other side of the hill in alton they had 6inches..just the way it is up here mate NW is best or a failed breakdown and we are the northern most point before the front gets pushed back.

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Coventry
  • Weather Preferences: Snow
  • Location: Coventry
    7 minutes ago, RobR said:

    We seem to be right on the edge of the streamer over Cov/Leamington/Warwick. Not sure if anyone there has reports on how its going? A subtle shift in wind would be nice!

    Its on the weak side but we are starting to get an accumulation now the temp has fallen a bit. Hopefully the wind will stick like this a while 

    Edited by stokepa31
    Sp
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Wildwood, Stafford 104m asl
  • Weather Preferences: obviously snow!
  • Location: Wildwood, Stafford 104m asl

    Certainly fewer showers tonight, looked the same tomorrow as today, hope a lot colder though so snow dosen't make puddles everywhere

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: coventry
  • Location: coventry

    Snow still falling here in coventry its dark now and the snow is settling nicely shame its not heavy but its been a ok day so far looking for the heavy stuff to hit later on

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL
  • Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Norton. 549ft (167m) ASL
    4 minutes ago, MattStoke said:

    I’ve noticed a lot of times this, winter when I’ve had snow down here, the radar has shown snow all over Stoke only for people in other parts of the area to report no snow. Don’t understand it 🤷‍♂️ I like to think the whole area is getting it, so it’s disappointing.

    I have snowflakes \o/ Actual REAL snowflakes, none of that Graupel rubbish \o/ only lightly coming down but it is sticking so the cars have a very light sugar sprinkle look to them. 😄 

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Kenilworth, Warks
  • Location: Kenilworth, Warks
    8 minutes ago, RobR said:

    We seem to be right on the edge of the streamer over Cov/Leamington/Warwick. Not sure if anyone there has reports on how its going? A subtle shift in wind would be nice!

    Nice little flurry. I'd say 1cm at best. Cars and road covered very quickly

    Link to post
    Share on other sites
    Posted
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Location: Wolverhampton

    Another event gone to pot, forget the snow, can look at the frost instead, BBC and the met-office needs an upgrade in its software.

    • Like 1
    Link to post
    Share on other sites

    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now
    • UK Storm and Severe Convective Forecast

      UK Severe Convective & Storm Forecast - Issued 2021-05-10 10:08:21 Valid: 10/05/2021 0600 - 11/05/2021 0600 THUNDERSTORM WATCH - TUES 10TH MAY 2021 Click here for the full forecast

      Nick F
      Nick F
      Latest weather updates from Netweather 1

      Milder air, warm sunshine but heavy showers to keep us on our toes

      A showery week but not as cold. Warm sunshine and mild air from the south but low pressure staying nearby. So watch out for the downpours. Read the full update here

      Netweather forecasts
      Netweather forecasts
      Latest weather updates from Netweather

      UK Storm and Severe Convective Forecast

      UK Severe Convective & Storm Forecast - Issued 2021-05-09 12:51:41 Valid: 09/05/2021 1200 - 10/05/2021 0600 THUNDERSTORM WATCH - SUN 09 MAY 2021 Click here for the full forecast

      Nick F
      Nick F
      Latest weather updates from Netweather
    • Recently Browsing   0 members

      No registered users viewing this page.

    ×
    ×
    • Create New...