Damp morning on Wednesday but later sunshine

The drizzle on Wednesday came across in waves, but very light, so that by the end of the day it amounted to just 0.7mm. The wind began to veer from the southwest to west just after 14.00 and the sky to clear producing intermittent sunshine.

The maximum temperature was 17.8C (+0.3C) and the minimum of 10.0C (+2.6C) gave a mild night.

Thursday saw the continuation of total cloud cover and a temperature of 13.4C at 08.00.

The barometric pressure began to build during the past twenty-four hours to reach 1021.8mb at 08.00 on Thursday as an anticyclone developed to the west of the Bay of Biscay, thus the change in wind direction to west.