Tag Archives: Frost

Cold Decembers

We’ve had a cold snap (as we call it) in the UK. Snowfall over much of the midlands and north of there, although south of London we had frost but no snow. The image above was shot on the iPhone … Continue reading

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The view from Devil’s Dyke

Another image from our recent trip to Devil’s Dyke on the South Downs. This was the scene that greeted us on arrival at the nightmarishly early time of lunch time (getting on for 1pm). We are not early risers! The … Continue reading

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The weather forecast ‘promised’ snow overnight. But whatever fell from the skies overnight was not snow but rain. The forecasters were wrong as they often are in predicting accurately where precipitation will fall as snow or rain. I glanced back … Continue reading

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Frosted Leaf

I don’t think we have average or ‘ordinary’ winters any longer. We just get extremes that arrive and won’t go away. It seems to have rained and blown non-stop for about a month – a traffic jam of deep depressions … Continue reading

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Hoar Frost

There’s nothing predictable about the weather, or the seasons. A glance back through this year’s UK weather patterns provides abundant proof of that statement. December is no exception. This past week the wildest storms for a decade swept the far … Continue reading

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