June 15th

Hi All, There has been some beautiful cloudscapes around of late with the combination of warm temperatures and building humidity. The cloud in the centre of this picture, (took while I was heading out for a lovely evening session on the beautiful Eyebrook reservoir) is already building and gathering energy. Summer thunderstorms though are not without their frustrations as you watch them appear, dump their payload and disappear within miles of your site, while you sit dry as a bone. That was the case this weekend, some places got a good drop and some stayed dry. I remember Karl at Meteoblue saying to me that summer rain was much harder to forecast accurately. I noticed the familiar tracking of storms