Weather & Tide

Weather outlook for September

September is an autumn month and shorter days bring cooler nights and often high humidity. High pressure can bring warm, sunny calm days, but overnight with no cloud cover, dew and mist form readily and frost is possible especially in the bottom of sheltered valleys. Depressions bring cool, wet and windy weather, with unsettled weather common at the end of the month bringing strong winds and rain. Sometimes a period of northerly winds can result in widespread ground frost.

Lowest Recorded Temperature

August 3.2 ° C

Anticipated (Average) Rainfall

September 74mm
October 86mm
November 97mm
December 103mm

3 Day Weather Forecast - A live weather feed from the BBC:

BBC detailed weather forecast

Please click HERE to go to the BBC forecast webpage for Stockland for the days ahead (This replaces the Met Office widget which they suddenly announced they will 'retire' )

River Levels

There is one river level monitoring station within the catchments of Stockland Parish and that is located on the river Yarty at Court Place Farm. For the current river level at that station see https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/station/3231?direction=u

Sky Watching - Meteor Showers in 2018

October 8, 2018 Draconids
October 21, 2018 Orionids
November 4-5, 2018 South Taurids
November 11-12, 2018 North Taurids
November 17 or 18, 2018 Leonids
December 13-14, 2018 Geminids

Links

For a free JETSTREAM FORECAST see
http://www.netweather.tv/index.cgi?action=jetstream;sess=
For FLOOD WARNINGS during periods of wet weather
https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/river-and-sea-levels
For a RAINFALL RADAR MAP of England updated every 15 minutes try www.raintoday.co.uk/ and enter your postcode (left hand side of page) to zoom in on your area
For a 7 DAY TIDE CHART for Lyme Regis try http://www.ukho.gov.uk/easytide/EasyTide/ShowPrediction.aspx?PortID=0028...
For the latest prediction of a visible AURORA BOREALIS see the Met Office OVATION model at https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/public/weather/space-weather/ The Met Office site does contain advertising.