A year-old Irish postmistress has recalled how she unwittingly helped the Allies win the Second World War when her handwritten weather readings delayed D-Day. This proved pivotal to the date of the invasion of Nazi-occupied Normandy. On the night of her 21st birthday, Maureen Sweeney was taking barometer and thermometer readings at the remote Blacksod weather station in Co Mayo.
Read More: Irish weather woman who helped save D-Day from disaster profiled in new documentary. The Irish Independent reported that evidence from Met Eireann forecasters reveals how the Blacksod day forecast changed the course of history. Despite years of planning, in the days leading up to the attack, the Allied invasion would depend on one crucial and uncontrollable factor - the weather.
UK weather. Weatherwatch Weatherwatch: 'cold' winter days 3C warmer than 70 years ago. Published: 9 Sep
How much rain fell over the weekend? Tables of daily weather observations can answer these common questions. If observed, each station dataset includes daily max and minimum temperatures, total precipitation, snowfall, and depth of snow on ground.
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I'm thinking to spend some 10 days in the cebu area during the first half of August, and would like to spend some days in different areas around. I've read Dumaguete and Siquijor are more advisable than the northern islands, but I' m not sure it that would involve too much travel Anyway, my question would be if, given I will be there during rain season I' d like to know if any of this places are better in terms of rain absence of it or if it is pretty much the same.
The following is a list of definitions of commonly used Weather Terms. For a more comprehensive list please check out www. Also considered as the density of the water vapor.
In Coeur d'Alene, the summers are short, warm, dry, and mostly clear and the winters are very cold and mostly cloudy. Based on the tourism scorethe best time of year to visit Coeur d'Alene for warm-weather activities is from early July to mid August. The hot season lasts for 2.