Ridge of high pressure brings relief from wet days

Another day and night with above average temperatures with a maximum of 12.5C (+2.3C) and minimum of 5.3C (+1.4C) at 07.36 Tuesday. Monday was the first completely dry day for two weeks, last was October 22nd.

Tuesday dawned bright with welcome sunshine shortly after sunrise. A temporary ridge of high pressure, easing down from the northwest, will bring another dry day with variable sunshine. The pressure reading at 08.00 was 1008.4mb, a rise of 11mb since Monday and a significant increase of 51mb since the extreme low on Thursday. The light wind will continue from a mainly westerly direction.