/ South Wales
There's a sprinkling on the top of Pen y Fan and Corn Du but that's about it, I doubt temps got near to zero up there today and there's a bitterly cold easterly.
RAC corner was pretty thick when i drove past this afternoon. Couldn't see anyone on it but maybe check out the log for it. I reckon it'll be ok in a few days (if not already).
There's nothing in the reserve a bit further down the road.
Reckon you'll find something if you look hard enough.
Its been well below zero for the last few days and the wind is making it feel a whole lot worse.
Ice forming on the seeps at Taffs Wells. Usually a good sign for stuff higher up. Interestingly the ice there has grown through today despite it being above freezing when none formed a few weeks back during the snow. Suspect it is the cold dry wind speeding evaporative cooling.
Just wondering if you know the answer to a quick question? Does dry air/wind have a greater effect on evapoartivw cooling. If so why?
Final decision needs to be made on Wednesday so any updates during week would be welcome.
Sugar loaf has a 'white covering' (looks more like frost) but it snowed again last night and will snow again before Wednesday. The ground is frozen solid and its bitter on the summits.
Maybe get a better update Tuesday night.
Led to believe by one of the guys in work who has just driven from Brecon to Merthyr this morning that RAC corner was "looking all frozen up" maybe just starting to thaw a little as the day warmed up. How reliable that is not really sure but its been cold up there all week.
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