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The Stormtrack Weather Station at Mountsorrel and Rothley Leicester

52:42N 01:08W at 229 ft AMSL
The Villages of Mountsorrel and Rothley are located 4 miles North of Leicester, on the edge of the Charnwood Forest
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Last Data Feed: Sat 27 Nov 14:53 PM

Station Automated Forecast: Mostly cloudy and cooler. Precip ending within 6 hrs Windy with possible wind shift to the W NW or N

Grass Growing Weather at Mountsorrel and Rothley

Growing grass

Two of the main requirements for grass growth are temperature and moisture. By using these two parameters I have put together a simple algorithm that show when condition were good for grass growth. Moisture falls as rain or form as dew this is positive moisture return. Evapotranspiration is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration and is deemed as water loss from the ground.

The night/day average temperature is greater than 6°c.

The balance of water remaining in the ground is greater than 3mm over a 5 day period.

Rain cycle

DayDateAir Temp HighGrass Temp LowAverage TempRain FallEvapo TranspirationWater Loss/GainTemp OK for GrowthWater OK for GrowthIs the Grass Growing?
Sat27 Nov 20214.8°c0.0°c3.0°c9.2 mm--9.2 mm Yes 
Fri26 Nov 20217.4°c0.9°c5.1°c6.5 mm--6.5 mm Yes 
Thu25 Nov 20217.1°c0.0°c4.2°c----0.0 mm   
Wed24 Nov 20217.7°c4.5°c6.8°c----0.0 mmYes  
Tue23 Nov 202111.4°c-0.4°c5.3°c0.1 mm--0.1 mm   
Mon22 Nov 20219.0°c-0.9°c3.8°c----0.0 mm   
Sun21 Nov 20218.0°c1.0°c5.5°c----0.0 mm   
Sat20 Nov 202111.2°c4.5°c10.0°c----0.0 mmYes  
Fri19 Nov 202113.4°c6.2°c11.4°c----0.0 mmYes  
Thu18 Nov 202114.1°c4.5°c10.6°c----0.0 mmYes  
Wed17 Nov 202111.4°c4.6°c9.2°c----0.0 mmYes  
Tue16 Nov 202111.3°c4.6°c9.2°c0.1 mm--0.1 mmYes  
Mon15 Nov 202112.2°c3.3°c9.4°c----0.0 mmYes  
Sun14 Nov 202112.7°c8.7°c10.7°c----0.0 mmYes  
Sat13 Nov 202113.2°c5.8°c11.4°c----0.0 mmYesYesYes
Fri12 Nov 202113.2°c7.1°c11.2°c2.0 mm--2.0 mmYesYesYes
Thu11 Nov 202113.2°c7.4°c11.4°c0.5 mm--0.5 mmYes  
Wed10 Nov 202112.7°c7.8°c11.5°c0.4 mm--0.4 mmYes  
Tue09 Nov 202114.9°c6.0°c12.6°c----0.0 mmYes  
Mon08 Nov 202111.9°c-0.9°c8.2°c0.1 mm--0.1 mmYes  
Sun07 Nov 202111.5°c1.5°c9.5°c----0.0 mmYes  
Sat06 Nov 202113.0°c6.7°c10.8°c----0.0 mmYesYesYes
Fri05 Nov 202111.5°c-1.8°c5.7°c----0.0 mm Yes 
Thu04 Nov 20219.2°c0.8°c6.5°c0.6 mm--0.6 mmYesYesYes
Wed03 Nov 202110.3°c-0.2°c6.2°c0.2 mm--0.2 mmYesYesYes
Tue02 Nov 202111.5°c0.1°c5.5°c----0.0 mm Yes 
Mon01 Nov 202111.2°c2.2°c8.4°c2.4 mm--2.4 mmYesYesYes
Sun31 Oct 202112.1°c6.2°c9.7°c19.2 mm--19.2 mmYesYesYes
Sat30 Oct 202113.0°c6.8°c9.8°c8.6 mm--8.6 mmYesYesYes
Fri29 Oct 202114.5°c8.3°c12.4°c3.2 mm--3.2 mmYesYesYes

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday: Monday largely frosty and sunny start, perhaps early coastal showers, then increasing cloud later. Tuesday milder, cloudy and windy with outbreaks of rain. Wednesday windy with sunshine and scattered showers.
UK Outlook for Wednesday 1 Dec 2021 to Friday 10 Dec 2021: Windy day with sunshine and showers on Wednesday, possibly heavy and wintry in the north and west. Winds remaining fresh. Potential for more potent low pressure systems to develop into the weekend, bringing temperatures changing between mild and cold, with a risk of widespread frost in the cold periods. Occasionally windy. Continually unsettled through the rest of this period with spells of wet and windy weather interspersed with brighter interludes accompanied with showers. Likely the wettest conditions to be in the west and northwest, and calmer conditions in the south towards the end of the period. Often windy with a risk of gales at times, especially in the north and northwest. Temperatures likely milder than of late, with the potential for brief colder interludes between systems.

Mountsorrel is a village in Leicestershire on the River Soar, just south of Loughborough with a population of 6,662 inhabitants. A castle was built in 1080 by Hugh Lupus, but there is evidence of an earlier Norman settlement in the area in the form of pottery fragments. A Roman villa is supposed to have existed on Broad Hill during the 4th century AD, the site of today's quarry, as quarrying during the late 1800s revealed many artefacts including a preserved wooden bucket. However, the first recording of the village was in 1377, when it had a population of 156.

The Mountsorrel Weather Station is located in Mountsorrel which is just South of Loughborough andjust North of Leicester, Leicestershire.

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Stuart oftens travels the globle to experabce severe weather first after seeing his first tornado outside a town called Stuart in Nebraska, USA on the 9th June 2003.

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