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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #60 on: January 16, 2017, 18:28:40 pm »
Very jealous, don't know why I have thanked you for posting those pictures  :D :D

El Cotillo, naturists lagoons. John, I guess they are a reminder of why we come here.

5.30pm. 23c. slight breeze, clear skies.






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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #61 on: January 16, 2017, 19:17:00 pm »
My first stone balancing attempt.

There's room for improvement

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #62 on: January 16, 2017, 19:52:43 pm »
My first stone balancing attempt.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #63 on: January 17, 2017, 05:24:58 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for a bright sunny day, with a slight breeze and temperatures in the high teens/low 20's.

Tides:
High   4:28AM   2.14m      First Light   7:21AM
Low   10:50AM   0.62m     Sunrise   7:47AM
High   4:56PM   1.93m      Sunset   6:24PM
Low   11:00PM   0.73m     Last Light   6:49PM

Interestingly, this forecast states that there will be no Surf between 6.00am and 3.00pm today.


http://magicseaweed.com/Cotillo-Surf-Report/133/
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8.00am Sunrise over the mountains. Slight breeze, 15c.






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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #64 on: January 17, 2017, 09:43:35 am »
Yesterday, a pleasant day though the wind did not ease as much as expected out of the windTemp reached 22 C.

Caleta 07:45
A hazy start




Temp 16

Wind NE 14/16 MPH

Humidity 47%

Visibility fair

Sea 4/5 Ft waves

07:55


08:05 sun is up and starting to burn of the haze.


Forecast:-A similar day to yesterday except slightly warmer, wind to lessen 4/5 MPH from late morning

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #65 on: January 18, 2017, 09:48:07 am »
Caleta yesterday

A very pleasant day as forecast, wind eased and Temp reached 5 C, but as sunset approached there was alot of cloud, and Temp dropped very quickly.

16:30





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #66 on: January 18, 2017, 09:55:16 am »
Caleta 07:45






Temp 15 c

Wind N 5/8

Cloud 60% cloud cover

Humidity 45%

Visibility Good

Sea calm 1/2 Ft waves

Forecast:- A cloudy day where cloud is forecast to clear slightly early afternoon, before it clouds over again around 16:00, wind to ease to 1/3 Mph this afternoon before increasing again as sunset approaches, Temp not to reach 20 C.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #67 on: January 18, 2017, 17:11:51 pm »
El Cotillo... A predominantly cloudy day with a slight breeze. The temperature has been around 18c.

Tides:
High   5:12AM   2.01m      First Light   7:21AM
Low   11:35AM   0.72m     Sunrise   7:46AM
High   5:44PM   1.84m      Sunset   6:25PM
Low   11:48PM   0.83m     Last Light   6:50PM

4.30pm





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5.10pm Sun just breaking through the cloud.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #68 on: January 18, 2017, 18:27:46 pm »
Caleta, a very similar day to Cotillo

13:30
The first bright spot 18 C


17;00 It is improving! 17 C


18:00 18 C



Tomorrows ::) forecast is better

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #69 on: January 19, 2017, 08:13:47 am »
El Cotillo... A breezy fresh morning currently 15c. with a mix of sun and cloud. Cloud expected to clear during the morning. A windy day ahead with temperatures in the high teens.

Tides:
High   6:02AM   1.89m      First Light   7:21AM
Low   12:27PM   0.82m     Sunrise   7:46AM
High   6:39PM   1.75m       Sunset   6:25PM
                                          Last Light   6:51PM

8.00am






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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #70 on: January 19, 2017, 10:06:18 am »
Caleta 07:25

13 C


08:00






Temp 18 C

Wind N 10/12 MPH

Sky a mix of cloud and large clear areas.

Humidity 52%

Visibility Excellent

Sea calm 1/2 Ft waves

Forecast:- Sky to clear this morning but return early afternoon Temp unlikely to exceed 20 C, Wind forecast for tomorrow is wind speeds not exceed 7 MPH.

10:00



Hardly a cloud in the sky, none overhead, but still only 19 C


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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #71 on: January 19, 2017, 10:08:50 am »
Antigua Village 08:30





Temp 13 C

Wind N 14/16.

I was there so I thought I would post it.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #72 on: January 20, 2017, 06:11:36 am »
El Cotillo... Yesterdays weather was much the same as Tamara reported in Tindaya, with rain late afternoon. The outlook today is for a mix of sun and cloud, a moderate breeze, and temperatures little above 17c.

Tides:
Low   12:47AM   0.91m     First Light   7:21AM
High   7:02AM   1.78m      Sunrise   7:46AM
Low   1:29PM   0.89m       Sunset   6:26PM
High   7:46PM   1.71m      Last Light   6:51PM

8.00am Currently 13c. slight breeze, almost cloud free skies.








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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #73 on: January 20, 2017, 14:19:27 pm »
El Cotillo... It has been, and still is, bright and sunny. There is a slight breeze that feels chilly, if out of the sun. Temp 19c.

2.00pm





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #74 on: January 21, 2017, 06:50:14 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for a clear bright morning, with a slight breeze. During the afternoon there is the possibility of a light shower or two. Temperatures should be in the high teens.

Tides:
Low   1:59AM   0.96m      First Light   7:21AM
High   8:13AM   1.73m     Sunrise   7:46AM
Low   2:39PM   0.91m      Sunset   6:27PM
High   8:59PM   1.72m     Last Light   6:52PM

8.00am Currently 16c. very little breeze and a calm sea.





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4.00pm Just returned from a very sunny Corralejo where the temperature was 22c. to be met by cloud and rain in Cotillo.
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #75 on: January 22, 2017, 06:26:31 am »
El Cotillo... A clear bright day ahead, with a moderate breeze and temperatures in the high teens.

Tides:
Low   3:16AM   0.94m      First Light   7:20AM
High   9:27AM   1.73m     Sunrise   7:45AM
Low   3:46PM   0.89m      Sunset   6:28PM
High   10:04PM   1.78m    Last Light   6:53PM

7.30am Slight breeze, feeling fresh at 14c.






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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #76 on: January 22, 2017, 09:18:56 am »
Yesterday a very nice sunny day light wind temp low 30.s, then at 16:00 just as I had finished pressure washing the terraces it rained.

Caleta 08:15










Temp 13 C

Sky 20% cloud

Wind Northerly12/14 MPH

Humidity 52%

Visibility excellent

Sea 2/3 Ft waves

Forecast:- Very much as is for the rest of the day, wind to move N/Easterly for a time late morning before moving Northerly again, Temp to reach high teens.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #77 on: January 23, 2017, 08:42:49 am »
El Cotillo... It looks like a cloudy day ahead interspersed with light showers. Currently a very gentle breeze and 17c. Temperatures should reach the high teens later.

Tides:
Low   4:22AM   0.88m       First Light   7:20AM
High   10:30AM   1.78m     Sunrise   7:45AM
Low   4:42PM   0.83m       Sunset   6:29PM
High   10:57PM   1.87m     Last Light   6:54PM

8.30am





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9.15am Poor visibility due to heavy rain.
« Last Edit: January 23, 2017, 09:21:59 am by MLA »

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #78 on: January 23, 2017, 15:53:45 pm »
El Cotillo... Just returned from the airport, where it appears to have been dry most of the day. Only a slight shower as we arrived at 1.45pm. Cloud clearing over Cotillo and now bright sunshine, 19c.

2.45pm


3.30pm
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #79 on: January 24, 2017, 08:11:51 am »
El Cotillo... A mix of blue sky and cloud this morning. Calm sea, a gentle breeze. Temp 14c.

1.30pm A clear blue sky over the sea and sunny, a few clouds inland over the mountains. The breeze has picked up, temperature 22c.

Tides:
Low   5:14AM   0.79m        First Light   7:20AM
High   11:20AM   1.85m     Sunrise   7:45AM
Low   5:29PM   0.75m        Sunset   6:30PM
High   11:40PM   1.97m     Last Light   6:55PM

7.45am





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Yesterday 5.30pm After a very cloudy wet start, the day ended clear and warm.
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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #80 on: January 24, 2017, 17:11:58 pm »
El Cotillo... Very breezy, quite cool, bright and sunny.

3.30pm







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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #81 on: January 24, 2017, 20:22:04 pm »
Great photos MLA  :D

What are you taking them on and is it linked to web for up for uploading?

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #82 on: January 24, 2017, 22:20:21 pm »
Great photos MLA  :D

What are you taking them on and is it linked to web for up for uploading?

Thanks WG, all I use is my Samsung Galaxy S5 phone, then USB cable to my laptop. Image size is around 6MB which I reduce to around 200KB for posting.

http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_s5-6033.php

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #83 on: January 25, 2017, 07:58:00 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for a sunny day, with the possibility of some cloud later this afternoon. The wind should have eased during the night, to leave a gentle breeze today. Temperatures expected, high teens. Currently 15c. predominantly cloudy, no wind and a calm sea.

Tides:
Low   5:58AM   0.69m      First Light   7:19AM
High 12:03PM   1.94m     Sunrise   7:44AM
Low   6:09PM   0.67m      Sunset   6:30PM
                                         Last Light   6:55PM

7.45am




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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #84 on: January 25, 2017, 08:39:30 am »
Great photos MLA  :D

What are you taking them on and is it linked to web for up for uploading?

Thanks WG, all I use is my Samsung Galaxy S5 phone, then USB cable to my laptop. Image size is around 6MB which I reduce to around 200KB for posting.

http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_s5-6033.php

Thanks for info MLA,  similar process to me but I currently use a Nikon Coolpix 3600 and downsize to 25%.  Just awaiting delivery of a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge so hopefully will have that up and running by next week   :D :D  8) 8) when we arrive to try and use that. Which are you using TinyPic or Imgur for uploading?


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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #85 on: January 25, 2017, 08:50:44 am »
Thanks for info MLA,  similar process to me but I currently use a Nikon Coolpix 3600 and downsize to 25%.  Just awaiting delivery of a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge so hopefully will have that up and running by next week   :D :D  8) 8) when we arrive to try and use that. Which are you using TinyPic or Imgur for uploading?

Morning WG, I find Imgur works well for me.

http://www.fuerteventura-forum.com/index.php?topic=22572.msg542710#msg542710

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #86 on: January 26, 2017, 07:44:35 am »
El Cotillo... Clear cloudless skies, with a very slight breeze and calm sea. Temperature 12c. some condensation on terrace. A similar outlook for the next few days, sunshine, light winds and temperatures reaching the high teens to low 20's.

Tides:
High   12:19AM   2.07m     First Light   7:19AM
Low   6:36AM   0.6m         Sunrise   7:44AM
High   12:40PM   2.01m     Sunset   6:31PM
Low   6:46PM   0.6m         Last Light   6:56PM

8.30am  Some cloud now over the sea, which should burn off during the morning.





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3.55pm It has been sunny all day, some cloud still out at sea. 20c. in the shade, slight breeze.

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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #87 on: January 27, 2017, 07:13:05 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for a clear sunny day, with a gentle breeze. Temperatures should reach the high teens to low 20's. The wind must be blowing in from the sea as it sounds louder than usual. Currently cloudy, slight breeze, 14c.

Tides:
High   12:55AM   2.16m     First Light   7:19AM
Low   7:12AM   0.52m       Sunrise   7:44AM
High   1:16PM   2.08m       Sunset   6:32PM
Low   7:21PM   0.53m        Last Light   6:57PM

7.30am




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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #88 on: January 28, 2017, 07:51:47 am »
El Cotillo... The outlook is for another fine day, with clear skies, gentle breeze and temperatures in the high teens/low 20's. It's currently 13c. with lots of condensation on the terrace and the cloud is slowly clearing. Lots of surf on the sea, with a very hazy/misty horizon. Some red in the sky now, as the sun rises over the mountains.

Tides:
High   1:31AM   2.23m     First Light   7:18AM
Low   7:47AM   0.47m      Sunrise   7:43AM
High   1:51PM   2.13m     Sunset   6:33PM
Low   7:56PM   0.49m      Last Light   6:58PM

7.30am





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Re: What's the weather like? - Jan 2017
« Reply #89 on: January 28, 2017, 17:18:45 pm »
El Cotillo... Not as sunny as the forecast predicted. However, made up with some big seas today.

2.00pm




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