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How's your weather?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Catriona, Dec 15, 2018.

  1. gray1720

    gray1720 Well-Known Member

    As we've both had sprouts, I predict that there will be wind tomorrow.

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  2. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    The temperature has been climbing here all day. It is now 11 degrees and a light Southerly breeze. I'm being very lazy now, just curled up reading. All set in Laos, this tale I'm reading, about a coroner working there and the pickles he finds himself embroiled in.
    I realise I'm influenced in my diet by some of the books I read. I had a spate of police adventures set in Singapore and Thailand. Before that I was in Italy.
    Unfortunately, food doesn't rate much in Laos and the staple, rice, I eat already!

    Nice to feel warm again!
  3. SXH

    SXH Well-Known Member

    Went for a walk after lunch.

    [​IMG]Staines High St by SteveH, on Flickr
    Chilly enough to keep the High Street empty.

    [​IMG]Santa by SteveH, on Flickr
    And Santa will have a bit of a wait for his waffles...
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  4. daft_biker

    daft_biker Action Man!

    I give it half an hour before I smell worse than the dogs. :oops:
  5. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    Always a bonus when you can't see Fife...

  6. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    And always a bonus when you can see Arthur's Seat.

  7. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    Ooh, someone's having white balance issues. ;)
  8. peterba

    peterba Well-Known Member

    Once we've finished this very nice bottle of red, it'll be just plain "balance issues". ;)
  9. DaveS

    DaveS Well-Known Member

    The weather improved this morning so I went down to the beach. About a mile in all, very muddy, should have dug out my wellies instead of fell boots. Took a few pics, but only with the phone. Got down to the water's edge, and was caught a couple of times by not paying attention.
    May post pics if I can get them down to sixs.
    The beach pebbles were just as horrid to walk on as I remembered.
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  10. IvorCamera

    IvorCamera In the Stop Bath

    Birmingham, dull, damp and cold, I am talking weather here, not Birmingham....:)
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  11. Dorset_Mike

    Dorset_Mike Grumpy Old Fart

    Yep, Chesil beach is not quite what one expects when hearing beach, the pebbles are more like thousands of mini rocks.
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  12. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    Mild here and calm.
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  13. peterba

    peterba Well-Known Member

    Hold on - I thought you were on a Scottish island, Kate...?!! ;)
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  14. Dorset_Mike

    Dorset_Mike Grumpy Old Fart

    It looked a bit miserable outside so I've closed the curtains
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  15. Lindsay Pennell

    Lindsay Pennell Well-Known Member

    Low cloud, mist, damp, 4 degrees. All day. Forecast is same for next few days. No sky, no sun, just bland off-white. Definitely the white balance is off.
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  16. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    The Gulf Stream's a wonderful heater. :)
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  17. John Farrell

    John Farrell Well-Known Member

    I won't tell you about the pleasant spell of warm summer weather we're having......
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  18. Zou

    Zou Well-Known Member

    Please do. Today was mild and dry here but I just couldn't drag myself out on the bike. Did an hour on the trainer instead.
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  19. Catriona

    Catriona Well-Known Member

    Yes, please do! Mild up here too. Had the heating on for less than an hour this morning, then another burst around 5pm. Off now and I'm still warm. :)
  20. peterba

    peterba Well-Known Member

    No wonder you don't enjoy Christmas. ;):D
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