Wet & Windy at Times – Some Mid Autumn Discussion
Well here we are exactly half way through Autumn and things are looking quite typical at the moment – better days mixed with wet and windy spells. However, there has been some wild thunderstorm activity recently for both the UK & Ireland which left tens of thousands without power, and it looks as there are more of them to come though they may not be as severe. There has also been one notable wind-storm which also left thousands without power. Apart from the usual snow over the higher ground of Scotland – there hasn’t been much in the way of cold and frost, yes there…. continue reading
Western Scotland – Issued Weds. 22 Oct.
Frequent spells of heavy rain or showers, continuous at times, over the western half of Scotland will lead to high rainfall accumulations by the end of the week. Some flooding problems are likely here at times this week and over the weekend. Totals of up to 5 inches of rain are possible for parts of western Scotland by next Monday. Severe gales may also affect parts of western & northern Scotland at times over the weekend.