Thursday, 15 February 2018

Weather warning ...

From the Central Port Authority of Volos ...

'It is announced that, according to the extraordinary weather report of the NMS, weather conditions are expected to deteriorate on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th February in Thessaly, with the main features of heavy rains and storms, heavy snowfall in mountainous and semi-mountainous (with indicative altitude about 400 meters) and strong winds.



Nikos Paschalis who manages the Skiathos weather station said earlier ...

'Today: Dense overcast. Patchy light fog in the afternoon. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. High 12, but temperatures falling in the afternoon. Wind north-northeast around 7 kts, gusting to 19 kts,in the morning, becoming west-northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Precipitation mostly between 30 and 50 mm.


Tonight: Dense overcast. Patchy light fog in the evening. Rain likely. Low 9. Wind north-northeast around 16 kts, gusting to 29 kts, in the evening, becoming 20 kts, gusting to 29 kts, after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.Precipitation mostly between 40 and 60 mm' ...

In other words, chuck a log on the fire, Its a bottle of red, a bar of chocolate, and good book kind of day. Its only 76 days until summer arrives ...

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2 comments:

  1. Hi Ian.
    Just looked at the Panorama webcam and "yes" it looks bleak over the town.
    Not as dank as chilly north Wales has been these last few weeks, but all the same it's time for you to crank up the log burner and get the weather sorted out for the middle of May.
    Pete.

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    1. No flying Dolphin (Much to annoyance of island residents) and the island hopper flight cancelled due to the weather.
      February fun :)

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