Scratchbox - January 19, 2021
Issued: 16:04hrs Monday 18th January 2021
Simon: Forecast rain totals from now to midday Wednesday showing some very high numbers NW England, Wales & central Ireland. 150mm could fall mountains of Wales, 60 to 80mm widely in those areas mentioned. Flooding and danger to life.
Issued: 13:58hrs Monday 18th January 2021
Simon: increasing cloud and winds now across England and Wales making for a cold field to the afternoon. Becoming wet overnight.
Issued: 07:38hrs Monday 18th January 2021
Simon: Generally a quiet day of weather for today. Cloud increases in England and Wales. Rain becomes more persistent in the southwest & S Wales later. Wintry showers in northern and western Scotland. Milder in the SW, feeling coolish elsewhere.
Issued: 07:31hrs Monday 18th January 2021
Simon: Wet weather around this week with 50 to 70mm of rain across much of Wales, northern England, Ireland and western Scotland by the end of Wednesday, higher totals on hills.
Issued: 16:52hrs Sunday 17th January 2021
Claire: A cold front brings a chilly night to Scotland with outbreaks of rain affecting Scotland and, later, Northern Ireland too. Showers follow this to the northwest. To the south of the front, it is a chilly but mostly cloudy and dry night for Ireland, England and Wales.
Issued: 12:27hrs Sunday 17th January 2021
Claire: There's been a few lively showers around this morning and these will continue to affect western parts of Scotland where they will merge to longer spells of rain at times this afternoon. Staying largely dry elsewhere.
Issued: 08:07hrs Sunday 17th January 2021
Claire: Sunny spells & isolated showers today. Longer spells of rain at times for NW Scotland where it will be windy too. Many central & eastern areas will stay dry & this is where we'll see the best of the sunshine.
Issued: 16:22hrs Saturday 16th January 2021
Alexi: Winds will continue to ease across the north through the night. It will be mainly dry but showers will continue in the north and west.
Issued: 08:12hrs Saturday 16th January 2021
Alexi: Good morning, the rain, sleet and snow has almost cleared fully to the east of Scotland and northern England but continues across Lincolnshire, East Anglia and the SE corner. Snow and rain will continue here for much of the morning.
Issued: 16:44hrs Friday 15th January 2021
Alexi: Rain now across much of western Ireland and Northern Ireland and edging into western Scotland. This rain will continue to push eastwards overnight turning into snow over higher ground and as it hits the colder air across central and eastern areas.
Issued: 12:04hrs Friday 15th January 2021
Alexi: Plenty of cloud about out there this morning and not just from fog patches. Staying mostly dry but rain reaching far western parts of Scotland at the end of today.
Issued: 08:09hrs Friday 15th January 2021
Alexi: Good morning, after all that rain, sleet and snow yesterday and a cold dry night expect widespread ice around. With high pressure over the UK and Ireland it will be a largely dry morning before the rain and winds pick up from the west.