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Stewart's garden on Saturday morning

View from my garden on Saturday morning

Skelton weather blog - 16/11/08

BBC Tees contributor Stewart Bragg is passionate about the weather. Read his weekly weather reports compiled using his own equipment in his home and back garden in Skelton-in-Cleveland.

This weeks weather has a sting in its tail

Week commencing 16 November 2008

Bright sunny day with light winds.

Dull, wet, windy and cold.

Brighter day, light cloud with sunny intervals.

Light cloud sunny spells fresh breeze.

Light lying snow early morning with moderate winds bright intervals.

Early morning snow, sleet and hail shower, breezy and cold, sunny intervals for the rest of the day with intermittent showers of rain, sleet and snow.

Light lying snow with moderate winds bright intervals am scattered light snow showers very cold, wind chill -7c.

After some heavy overnight rain the day improved considerably, bright sunny periods, though strong winds making it feel cooler.

Weather influence on garden wildlife

Time to start feeding the birds, if you aren’t already doing so. Ideally you should feed all year round. Use high energy foods in winter, peanuts and fat balls. Don’t forget birds also need water.

And to end, a few facts for the Weather Nerds among you

Skelton weekly weather report

Weekly weather report
Average temperature: 5.9°C
Average wind speed: 27kmh
Average gust speed: 34kmh
Average humidity: 77.4%
Average barometer: 1017.4hpa
Maximum temperature: 11.5°C
Minimum temperature: -2.1°C
Maximum wind speed: 56kmh
Maximum gust speed: 70kmh
Maximum humidity: 92.0%
Minimum humidity: 63.0%
Maximum barometer: 1035.2hpa
Minimum barometer: 1006.7hpa
Rain over the week: 1.0mm

Find out how Stewart's interest in weather has developed over the years and view pictures from his webcam.

last updated: 27/11/2008 at 10:12
created: 14/11/2008

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