Tonight's   FOReCASt   


 Sunday  25th June

Now added twitter wx feature. Changed username from AlanPaul5 to  upminsterwx.


  Rain radar is clear for SW Essex,

The lightning display screens are still not working due to corrupt files.

 Infrared and visual satellite images are showing patches of clear sky with varying amounts of cloud. The cloud is coming in from the WNW.

A warm and dry evening with further sunny spells. Staying dry after dark and overnight with some clear spells.

Minimum temperatures 14 to 13.5C

Winds from a W / WSW  later NW direction will be light to very light

Tomorrow will be dry and warm with plenty of sunny spells /.periods and some light and variable cloud

Top temperatures 22 to 23C

Winds from a N / NNE / NE will be very light

  The temperature at 8.30pm was  20.8C .humidity 58% and barometric pressure 1012.3mb's and rising.

 Top temperature yesterday was 22.7C

Last wind gust was 13mph SW

Rain  for January was 55.5mm

Rain  for February was 38.6mm

Rain for March was 28.6mm

Rain for April was 5.3mm

Rain  for May was 91.8mm

Rain so far for June is 46.2mm

Rain year to date is 266mm

Rain for 2016 was 586.7mm which is average for this area.

 Rain for 2015 was 581.6mm which is average for SW Essex

Rain for 2014 was 881.4mm which is an all time record for this area..

Rain for 2013 was 727.2mm which is above average for SW Essex.

Rain for  2012 was 858.9mm which was high for this area.

 Rain measured  in 2011 was 417.5mm which is very low for this area which normally has around 525 to 575mm

Last updated at  8.30 pm Sunday.

A  further update will be made at 0645BST