Sunday, 24 May 2015

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 Met Office rain-gauge Mk II

10mm Capacity rain measure


THIS PAGE IS UPDATED MANUALLY AFTER 09:00GMT DAILY
DAILY  RAINFALL TOTALS 
RECORDED AT THIS STATION
RAIN-GAUGE USED: MET OFFICE RAIN-GAUGE MK II
  






May 2015           Measured at 09:00gmt.   Recorded against yesterdays date.                     

Date       Rainfall (mm)                        Notes on significant weather etc                              
  1                  TR              Slight shower of rain late evening
  2                  6.3              Light and moderate rain and drizzle morning of 3rd
  3                  0.9              Drizzle during morning Light shower of rain late evening
  4                19.7              Heavy rain during evening and early morning of 5th
  5                  1.0              Brief light squally showers of rain evening and morning of 6th
  6                  0.2              Brief Light squally shower during morning
  7                  0.0              Dry Day
  8                  2.9              Period of mostly light showery rain during evening
  9                  0.3              Outbreaks of drizzle during morning
10                  0.0              Dry Day
11                  0.0              Dry Day
12                  0.0              Dry Day
13                  TR              Outbreak of light drizzle morning of 14th
14                15.6              Light and moderate rain with heavy at times during the day
15                  TR              A little light drizzle early morning of 16th
16                  0.0              Dry Day
17                  0.4              Drizzle and light rain morning of 18th
18                  2.0              Mostly light rain and drizzle during morning
19                  TR              Slight shower of rain and hail early afternoon slight shower of rain evening
20                  TR              Slight showers of rain early afternoon
21                  0.0              Dry Day
22                  0.0              Dry Day
23                  0.0              Dry Day
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25                  
26                  
27                  
28                  
29                  
30                  
31                   
Months total to date:  49.3mm  Wettest 24 hour period to date: 19.7mm on day (4)
Months dry days to date: (8)  Days with Trace precipitation (5)  Days with measurable precipitation (10)
Monthly rainfall totals to date: Jan 143.4mm  Feb 75.6mm  Mar 21.6mm Apr 9.3mm  May 0.0mm
Jun 0.0mm  Jul 0.0mm  Aug 0.0mm  Sep 0.0mm  Oct 0.0mm  Nov 0.0mm  Dec 0.0mm
Wettest Month to date:  Jan 143.4mm           Driest Month to date:  April 9.3mm
Wettest 24 hour period to date:  23.7mm on day (12 Jan)
Years rainfall total to date:  283.5mm
                                                                                                                                                                   


 Grass Mininum Temperature

Soil Temperatures


ADDITIONAL
OBSERVATIONS
OBSERVED AT 09:OOGMT
  TODAY SATURDAY 24th MAY 2015



                                                                                               




State of the Ground Code  9 - Extremely dry with cracks
Soil Temperatures - At 10cms Depth  15.0°c   At 30cms Depth  14.6°c
Total Cloud Cover 1 -  One eighth or less but not zero   
Visibility 7- 10km to 19km  Good Visiblity
Max Air Temp 17.3°c  (24hr period starting at 09:00gmt yesterday ending at 09:00gmt today)
Min Air Temp 7.9.8°c (24hr period starting  at 09:00gmt yesterday ending at 09:00gmt today)
Grass Min Temp 4.4°c  (12hr Overnight period from 21:00gmt yesterday to 09:00gmt today) 
Yesterdays Solar (Period Dawn to Dusk)  Bright Sunshine Hours 0.7  Solar W/m2 Max 675
                                                                                                                                                                   

UV INDEX

Todays UV for Saturday 24th May is expected to reach 5 (MEDIUM) in the UV Index
Yesterdays UV reached 4.8 (MEDIUM) in the UV Index

 UV   UV
  1       2    UV Strength    LOW  

  NO PROTECTION REQUIRED   You can safely stay outside!                                                           

UV    UV  UV
  3       4      5    UV Strength    MEDIUM  
 
  PROTECTION REQUIRED   Seek shade during midday hours! Wear a shirt, put on sunscreen wear a hat and sunglasses!                                                     
UV   UV
  6       7    UV Strength    HIGH                                                           
                                        

UV  UV  UV 
  8      9     10   UV Strength    VERY HIGH  

  UV
  11+   UV Strength    EXTREME                                                                                                         

  EXTRA PROTECTION   Avoid being outside during midday hours! Seek shade! Shirt, sunscreen and a hat are a must!