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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #30 on: January 09, 2017, 16:19:03 pm »
El Cotillo ... 4.15pm Sat typing this by the lagoons, looking out to sea, warm, sun shining and a gentle breeze. It has been a perfect beach day. The forecast is similar for tomorrow. Fingers crossed.

5.15pm From top terrace
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #31 on: January 10, 2017, 07:06:21 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for another fine day, with a moderate breeze. Temperatures should reach the high teens to low 20's. Expect a calm sea, with a swell and wave height around 0.5m - 1m.  Water temperature 19c. Again, a good beach day, expect this spell of fine weather to break tomorrow.

Tides:
Low   5:35AM   0.54m        First Light   7:22AM
High   11:44AM   2.15m     Sunrise   7:47AM
Low   5:55PM   0.51m        Sunset   6:18PM
                                           Last Light   6:44PM

7.45am There is some cloud this morning with dew on the terrace, very little breeze. 17c. Hopefully the cloud will burn off during the morning.








11.45am Just returned from a cool cloudy start on the naturist lagoons. Now cloud free, sunny, and very breezy. Should be fine in a pod.
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #31 on: January 10, 2017, 07:06:21 am »

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #32 on: January 10, 2017, 10:25:16 am »
Yesterday pretty much as forecast, temp reached 25 C around 15:00 wind eased to a gentle breeze, but once again after sunset got cold very quickly.

Caleta 08:00

A somewhat cloudy start.


But looking N/ East from where the weather is coming, much more promising.



Temp. 18 C

Sky. Cloudy overhead and to the east, clear elswhere.

Wind N / Easterly 16/18.

Humidity 63%

Visibility good.

Sea 3/4 ft waves.

Forecast:- Temp to reach low 20,s sky to clear. wind to move Northerly by late evening but not to change strength. and as MLA says tomorrow will change in as much as there will be a lot more cloud, making it obviously feel cooler.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #33 on: January 10, 2017, 17:36:31 pm »
El Cotillo... It has been blowing all day. After a cloudy start it started to clear about 11.30am and has remained cloud free and sunny. Out of the wind and in the sun the temperature was 31c. Went swimming which after the initial shock, was remarkably pleasant, temp 19c.

4.15pm Taken from our favourite pod.





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #34 on: January 11, 2017, 03:35:06 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook; another breezy day, with light cloud and sunshine during the morning. The cloud thickening after lunch, with the possibility of light showers. Temperatures expected in the high teens.

Tides:
High   12:08AM   2.27m     First Light   7:22AM
Low   6:27AM   0.44m        Sunrise   7:47AM
High   12:35PM   2.21m     Sunset   6:19PM
Low   6:44PM   0.45m        Last Light   6:44PM

8.15am. No sun, cloudy and breezy. 16c.





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #35 on: January 11, 2017, 09:21:34 am »
Yesterday a pleasant enough day,Temp reached 23 C under a clearing sky, wind moved mid afternoon and increased slightly, but all in all a decent January day.

Caleta 08:00

The only thing worth photographing, the rst is cloud



Temp. 18 C.

Sky 85% Cloud.

Wind. Northerly 18/22 MPH

Humidity 58%

Visibility. Excellent.

Sea 4/5 Ft. waves

Forecast Cloud to increase through the day, Temp not to exceed 19 C wind to decrease slightly to 15/17. I do not see rain on the charts I use, but you never know.
This forecast appears to hold good for 4/5 days, but a chance of rain on and off all day tomorrow.

 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #36 on: January 11, 2017, 17:13:16 pm »
Not a very inspiring day, though not as bad as forecast although there is cloud everywhere, the wind has eased to around 10/12 MPH,

Near the Airport 12:00

Looking West to Antigua 13:15

Caleta 15:00

Antigua 15:45
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #37 on: January 12, 2017, 04:57:40 am »
El Cotillo... Today should be brighter than the overcast day we had yesterday. The forecast is for a clear morning, with cloud appearing during the afternoon. In summary, a mix of sun and cloud with gusty winds and temperatures in the high teens to low 20's.

Tides:
High   12:56AM   2.35m   First Light   7:22AM
Low   7:15AM   0.37m      Sunrise   7:47AM
High   1:22PM   2.24m     Sunset   6:20PM
Low   7:29PM   0.42m      Last Light   6:45PM

8.30am It feels cool on the terrace 16c. Little to no breeze. Sky clear out to sea, but looks hazy and grey.





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #38 on: January 12, 2017, 09:37:23 am »
Yesterday, best forgotten, we saw no rain in Caleta, but I was trundling up to Antigua around 15:45, and a few drops landed on my windsreen.

Caleta 07:40

07:45

07:50

07:55

08:00


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Temp. 18 C

Sky 15% cloud cover.

Wind NE 12/14 MPH

Humidity 51%

Visibility. Good.

Sea 3/1 Ft waves.

Forecast:- is for a brighter day than yesterday as MLA says, cloud will thicken from late morning, as the wind moves easterly around 15:00 and then S/easterly around 17:00, while at the same time easing to 3/8 Mph, there is a suggestion a spot or two of rain might accompany the thickening cloud, but not  a lot.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #39 on: January 12, 2017, 09:48:29 am »
Thanks John, by the way we are on the other golf course so if you look towards the Atlantico Centre from yours you should see our place on La Estancia

Snow showers forecast for within the next couple of hours here in Windermere  ;D
 

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #40 on: January 12, 2017, 12:37:33 pm »
El Cotillo... Sunshine breezy and warm

12.30pm


 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #41 on: January 12, 2017, 13:16:20 pm »
Caleta 13:00

It is sunny and warm circa 21 C but very breezy, and visibility is deteriorating quite a bit.

I have just looked at some wind flow charts , and if you start a line 50/60 kmtre south of Layoune and trace it NNE through Cofete the wind South of that is NE. 14/16 Mph, another Calima i think
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #42 on: January 12, 2017, 16:46:37 pm »
Caleta 13:00

It is sunny and warm circa 21 C but very breezy, and visibility is deteriorating quite a bit.

I have just looked at some wind flow charts , and if you start a line 50/60 kmtre south of Layoune and trace it NNE through Cofete the wind South of that is NE. 14/16 Mph, another Calima i think

Calima it is:


3.30pm


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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #43 on: January 12, 2017, 17:29:38 pm »
Visibility is now down to about 1,000 Mtre, I can only just make out The Marina.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #44 on: January 13, 2017, 04:52:30 am »
El Cotillo... Some early cloud should burn off mid morning to leave a sunny day. The tail end of a Calima, clearing later today. The wind should ease up this afternoon. Temperatures expected in the low 20's.

Tides:
High   1:40AM   2.39m     First Light   7:22AM
Low   7:59AM   0.35m     Sunrise   7:47AM
High   2:06PM   2.24m     Sunset   6:21PM
Low   8:12PM   0.43m      Last Light   6:46PM

7.15am Stars shining through wispy cloud, full moon setting. It feels very still, with very little to no breeze. No condensation, temperature 14c.

8.00am






2.20pm Just returned from PDR where the weather is much the same as Cotillo, bright and sunny with a slight breeze. Temperature 21.5c.
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #45 on: January 13, 2017, 09:12:58 am »
 Caleta 07:45
A brighter start than expected.




Temp. 14 C.

Sky. About 40% light cloud cover.

Wind. S/Easterly 14/18 MPH.

Humidity. 55%

Sea. 2/3 Ft waves.

Visibility Fair.

Forecast:- Cloud to increase slightly before clearing early afternoon leaving a sunny day, Temp. not to exceed 20 C.wind to move N/Easterly early afternoon and ease to 4/6 MPH before increasing again after dark. wind forecast to move easterly again on Sunday. 
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #46 on: January 13, 2017, 18:36:46 pm »
El Cotillo... After a slow start it has been a fine day, with a gentle breeze and sunshine. Now to finish the day, a great sunset.

6.30pm


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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #48 on: January 14, 2017, 06:59:41 am »
El Cotillo... Outlook; Cloudy sunshine to start, then cloud, and finally sunshine and showers. A moderate breeze, with temperatures in the high teens. A relatively calm sea with little swell.

Tides:
High   2:23AM   2.39m    First Light   7:22AM
Low   8:43AM   0.37m     Sunrise   7:47AM
High   2:49PM   2.2m      Sunset   6:21PM
Low   8:53PM   0.47m     Last Light   6:47PM

7.45am Some condensation, no breeze, calm sea, 15c.





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #49 on: January 14, 2017, 10:10:55 am »
Yesterday, again a pleasant enough day for Mid January, with a half decent sunset, which we have not had for weeks.
18:30 Yesterday

Caleta 07:30

Temp 16 C

Wind N/E 15/17 MPH

Sky a 50/50 mix of cloud and clear spells.

Visibility. Excellent.

Humidity 65%.

Sea 2/3 Ft waves

Just before sunrise





Forecast:- Much as Cotillo a bright start with the cloud thickening as morning goes on, it would appear between 14:00 and 16;00 it will clear again , Temp to reach high teens, wind to increase 25/27 MPH after dark. Wind Forecast for tomorrow has changed in as much it is now expected to move easterly then S/Easterly very late Sunday night, and remain i that direction all of Monday before returning N/Easterly  on Tuesday.

It is now 10:00 wind appears to have eased a tad. and it is very pleasant in the sun.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #50 on: January 14, 2017, 12:29:59 pm »
El Cotillo... Outlook; Cloudy sunshine to start, then cloud, and finally sunshine and showers. A moderate breeze, with temperatures in the high teens. A relatively calm sea with little swell.

12.15pm We have had the cloudy sunshine, now into the "cloud" part of the forecast! 21c.



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3.00pm Majanicho, overcast no rain.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #51 on: January 14, 2017, 14:04:33 pm »
Now this is gone



We have this and 26 C with a 12/14 MPH wind
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #52 on: January 15, 2017, 05:40:33 am »
El Cotillo... Totally overcast at the moment. The outlook is for a cloudy start, possibly clearing slightly later, to leave a mix of sun and cloud. Breezy with temperatures in the high teens.

Tides:
High   3:04AM   2.34m     First Light   7:22AM
Low   9:25AM   0.42m     Sunrise   7:47AM
High   3:30PM   2.13m     Sunset   6:22PM
Low   9:34PM   0.54m     Last Light   6:47PM
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #53 on: January 15, 2017, 08:53:57 am »
Still better than the rain and 8c here in Windermere at the moment.  ;D
 

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #54 on: January 15, 2017, 09:49:31 am »
Yesterday. \two hours after I posted the last photographs, we had complete cloud cover, the wind increased and the Temp dropped to 17 C ::)

Caleta 07:45
Temp. 16 C.

Sky. wall to wall cloud.

Wind. N/Easterly 18/20 MPH

Humidity 62%

Visibility. Excellent.

Sea. 4/6 ft waves

Forecast:- Things to stay very much the same for the rest of the day,wind to ease slightly after dark, with a chance of rain over night.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #55 on: January 15, 2017, 11:43:56 am »
It looks as if we got it wrong ;)

11:30




23 C in the sun, the wind has eased a little, and plenty of clear sky to the north East where the weather is coming from.
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #56 on: January 16, 2017, 05:43:08 am »
El Cotillo... The forecast is for a bright dry sunny day, with a blustery wind, easing late afternoon. Expect temperatures in the low 20's

Tides:
High   3:46AM   2.25m      First Light   7:22AM
Low   10:07AM   0.51m     Sunrise   7:47AM
High   4:13PM   2.04m      Sunset   6:23PM
Low   10:16PM   0.63m     Last Light   6:48PM

9.00am Still cloudy, 16c. and a gentle breeze.
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #57 on: January 16, 2017, 10:12:03 am »
Caleta 07:45

Temp.15 C.

Sky. mostly clear

Wind Easterly 16/18 MPH

Humidity, 65 %

Visibility. Good.

Sea. 4/6 Ft waves.

Forecast:-A bright blustery day, Temp no to exceed 20 C, wind to move N/ Easterly and ease 5/7 Mph early afternoon before moving Easterly again after sunset, wind to remain Easterly/North Easterly through Tuesday
 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #58 on: January 16, 2017, 15:41:54 pm »
El Cotillo... Just returned from PDR where the weather is much the same as Cotillo, no cloud sun shining.

3.30pm Warm and sunny with a gentle breeze 22c.



 
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #59 on: January 16, 2017, 15:43:46 pm »
Very jealous, don't know why I have thanked you for posting those pictures  :D :D