Tonight's  Forecast   

 

Saturday 23rd June

now added twitter wx feature. Changed username from AlanPaul5 to  upminsterwx. http://www.twitter.com/upminsterwx

  Rain radar is clear for all of UK

Check out the microsferics lightning detector pages. Go to the right hand sideof Live Data page and click  the "click here"  writing in blue.

Although Infrared and visual satellite images are showing a lot of cloud over the SE there are a few breaks in it. The cloud is still coming in from the north.

I am aware that the lightning pages are now updating but not all browsers support the picture

A dry, warm but a mostly cloudy evening . Staying dry overnight with clear spells.

Minimum temperatures 10 to 9C,

Winds from a N / NNE / E direction will be light to very light

After a fresh start tomorrow will be dry and very warm with plenty of sunny spells / periods and some light and variable cloud.

Top temperatures 22.7 to 23.7C,

Winds from a NNE / NE later ENE direction will be very light.

 The temperature at 8.56pm was 19.8C humidity 45% and the barometric pressure  1025.2mb's and rising very slightly

Top temperature today was 20.6C

Last wind gust was 10mph N

Rain  for January was 71.9mm

Rain for February was 38.4mm

Rain for March was 76.4mm

Rain for April was 54.6mm

Rain  for May was 64.5mm

Rain so far for June is 0.6mm

Rain so far this year is 306.4mm

Rain for 2017 was 707.7mm which is above average for this area.

Rain for 2016 was 586.7mm which is average for this area.

 Rain for 2015 was 581.6mm which is average for SW Essex

Rain for 2014 was 881.4mm which is an all time record for this area..

Rain for 2013 was 727.2mm which is above average for SW Essex.

Rain for  2012 was 858.9mm which was high for this area.

 Rain measured  in 2011 was 417.5mm which is very low for this area which normally has around 525 to 575mm

Last updated at 8.56pm Saturday

  A further update will be made at 0645BST

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