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Derek Brockway Derek Brockway Keep up to date with Derek's weather reports for Wales. Blog posts in total 616

  1. The warmest Halloween on record?

    Thursday 30 October 2014, 16:33

    It's been a mild autumn so far with very little, if any, frost to speak of. Temperatures today are once again above average across the country ranging from 15-18°C and won't drop much tonight.

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  2. A mild start with drizzle on the way

    Tuesday 28 October 2014, 16:53

    Derek Brockway's weather blog for Tuesday 28th October

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  3. Double rainbows, funnel clouds and sunshine

    Friday 10 October 2014, 15:32

    We've had just about everything thrown at us this week apart from snow - double rainbows,funnel clouds, strong winds, sunshine, hail, thunder and some dramatic lightning. 

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  4. More heavy showers, thunder and rough seas

    Wednesday 8 October 2014, 16:36

    Deark Brockway's weather report for Wednesday 8 October, 2014

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  5. More rain in a few days than the whole of September!

    Monday 6 October 2014, 15:34

    Derek Brockway's weather blog for Monday 6 october 2014.

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  6. Heavy rain for the west and northwest of Wales

    Friday 3 October 2014, 15:31

    Derek Brockway's weekend weather forecast for 4 and 5 October 2014.

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  7. A mild start for October, but turning fresher

    Tuesday 30 September 2014, 15:45

    Derek Brockway's weather blog for Tuesday 30 September 2014.

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  8. High pressure back in charge on Sunday

    Friday 19 September 2014, 15:54

    Derek Brockway's weekend weather forecast.

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  9. Heavy showers and thunderstorms heading our way

    Thursday 18 September 2014, 15:59

    Porthmadog was the warmest place in Wales yesterday and today, along with Eglwyswen in Pembrokeshire, the temperature reached 25°C. Not a record for September but eight degrees above average.

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  10. Turning humid with a risk of heavy showers

    Tuesday 16 September 2014, 15:33

    Derek Brockway's weather forecast for Tuesday 16 September 2014.

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  11. High pressure taking charge next week

    Friday 29 August 2014, 15:27

    Derek Brockway's weather blog for 29 August 2014

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  12. We haven't seen the last of summer yet!

    Wednesday 27 August 2014, 14:48

    Derek Brockway says we haven't seen the last of summer yet.

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  13. Fine weather and sunshine on Saturday

    Wednesday 20 August 2014, 15:02

    Derek Brockway's August Bank Holiday weather forecast.

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  14. Staying on the cool side for the next few days

    Monday 18 August 2014, 14:59

    Derek Brockway's weather forecast on Monday 18 August 2014.

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  15. Off the rails: August's topsy-turvy weather

    Friday 15 August 2014, 15:06

    It's fair to say the weather's gone off the rails this month since the arrival of ex-hurricane Bertha last weekend.

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  16. Halos, double rainbows, supermoons and meteors

    Wednesday 13 August 2014, 15:23

    Derek Brockway explains some of the recent phenomena in our skies, including sun halos, double rainbows, the supermoon and Perseid meteor shower.

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  17. Towering clouds, heavy showers and a risk of hail and thunder

    Monday 11 August 2014, 15:29

    In my last post I mentioned the uncertainty and difficulty in predicting the track that ex-hurricane Bertha would take over the weekend. We weren't 100% sure even on Friday but in the end Bertha did affect Wales, bringing heavy rain, thunderstorms and strong winds.

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  18. Ex-hurricane Bertha: A real headache for forecasters

    Friday 8 August 2014, 13:59

    Derek Brockway's weekend weather forecast for Friday 8 August 2014. 

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  19. Bright and breezy with a mixture of sunny spells and showers

    Wednesday 6 August 2014, 15:32

    It's a dry, bright and breezy afternoon at the Eisteddfod in Llanelli - a welcome relief after last night's downpour.

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  20. Ex-tropical storm Bertha moves in from the Atlantic

    Tuesday 5 August 2014, 14:05

    Derek Brockway's weather forecast for Tuesday 5 August 2014.

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