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Winter weather watch

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UK forecast is looking interesting for Saturday...

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Doesn't seem to be much to be worried about, it's never as bad as they say, and I haven't even bothered putting my winter tyres on yet.
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-2°C walk to work this morning, nice and fresh, not seen forcast, it's not an Exacta weather one is it? :lol:
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A whatnow? Call me old fashioned but I tend to use authenticated forecast agencies like the Met Office.
Its defo winter now, had to dig out my fleecy Benny hat (says on until about April)

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-3 here first thing, still barely above zero despite the sun

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Forecast changed to "widespread freezing rain/black ice" so no fun at all, just ruddy horrible.
Stay in the warm & stay safe folks.

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In Llanfyllin this weekend with 4x4 Response for a responder training weekend on the lonely tree hill. Time to show the Landy boys and girls how it’s done! Bring on the snow, my new BFG KM3s are waiting to be used.
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"Storm Deirdre"

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Its been 2 feet of snow and from 0 to -25C this winter, perfect syncro weather. Jx runs strong and its easy to spot from snow if (and when) its leaking oil. Mine was standing still for about a month with battery on, heated them glowplugs couple of times and started like a charm.
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Jealous, proper winter weather, even if there's not much daylight. My favourite winter temperature is -15. Dry, clean air, clear skies, no frost :ok
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Red-top mediaballs nonsense say the Met Office today:

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all mild here for the moment belated happy new year folks hope you had a great one
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Snowing in Woking right now

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We've had a proper drop, about 50mm or so. I'm venturing out in the backstop busting small van avec HDI ;)

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Pah, 2" is only a bit of snow, nothing much to get excited about

Only a light dusting for us at the moment, but I did move onto winter tyres about 3 weeks ago when it looked as though temperatures were going to be below freezing for a good few days
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