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Belgian weather blog July 2008

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TxBE (°C)
TxBR (°C)
1 Besides a few Ci in morning, sky clear.
bl 29,7
2 In the early morning again a nice display of NLC. Check the time-lapse. From sunrise on increasing Ci from the west, later also Ac, Sc fields. From noon Cb clouds with the passage of a couple of weak thunderstorms till lasting till 1600: total rain = 4 mm. Afterwards cloudy to very cloudy with Cu, Sc. Towards midnight some lightning in the south. Today, all period long, over all provinces some thunderstorms. Some severe ones (large hail) over provinces Luxembourg & Liège during late afternoon.  bl 31,1 26,1
3 Passage of a weak thunderstorm 0030-0230 giving 8 mm. Very cloudy with Sc, Ac, Ci. Between 1900-2030 passage of a (moderate) shower of rain = 6 mm. Check also the pictorial report. Afterwards breaking cloudiness with a nice red sunset. Today, afternoon, weak thunderstorms over provinces West & Oost-Vlaanderen, Hainaut, Brabant. Late evening also over provinces of Namur & Luxembourg. bt 21,5 19,0
4 In early morning again bright NLC on the northern horizon. Quite sunny with tempo some Cu. bl 23,3 21,8
5 Starting sunny with Ci, after 1100 Ac overcast. Light rain 1400-1730 giving 1 mm. Breaks from1900 on. bl 26,1 22,8
6 Partly cloudy to cloudy with a mixture of Cu, Sc, Ac, Ci. Today, late evening, one weak thunderstorm over province of Luxembourg. bl 23,4 21,5
7 Cloudy to very cloudy with Cu, Sc, Ac, Ci. Tempo also TCu & Cb with showery outbreaks 0600-2000 = 5 mm. Today, early evening, moderate thunderstorms over provinces Hainaut, Namur, Liège, Limbourg and SE-parts of Brabant. bl 19,5 17,8
8 Cloudy to very cloudy with Cu, Sc + some light showers 0900-1700 giving 2 mm. bl 19,6 18,3
9 After a few small breaks in morning, turning overcast with (light) rain 1130-2100 giving 9 mm. bl 19,6 16,6
10 Light rain 0800-1130 & showery rain 1700-2400 giving 10 mm. Nice red sunset. Today, afternoon & evening thunderstorms over provinces Hainaut, Namur, Luxembourg, Liège, Limbourg & SE-parts of Brabant. Some of them contained severe features like large hail.   fs 23,7 22,2
11 Very cloudy with St, Sc till 1100, afterwards some breaks in Cu, Sc and Cs. A shower 1800-2000, towards midnight some lightning in the far NW. Today, afternoon & evening weak to moderate thunderstorms over all provinces.  bl 22,0 20,4
12 Till the 27th no weather news due to holiday. bl 20,1 18,3
13   bl 21,3 19,0
14   bl 24,9 22,3
15   bl 21,4 19,4
16   bt 21,8 20,3
17   cv 20,1 18,9
18   dt 20,5 19,7
19   bl 21,3 20,8
20   bl 21,1 17,9
21   bt 18,2 15,5
22   bl 23,9 21,6
23   bt 25,0 22,6
24   bt 27,8 25,9
25   bl 29,8 28,7
26   bl 29,8 24,9
27 Starting sunny, from noon a few fair weather Cu, during the evening TCu, with around 2100 even a rumble of thunder. more rumbles were heard with the passage of a moderate thunderstorm 2230-2300 giving 2 mm. Afterwards in the NE another, but very active, thunderstorm was slowly moving NW wards, giving a light show well after midnight. Check also this pictorial weather report. Today, from the afternoon on, thunderstorms over all provinces. Some of them contained severe features like downbursts and/or heavy rain causing flooding. Affected location in province Antwerp were Grobbendonk, Mol, Ranst, Meerhout, Zandhoven + Baarle-Hertog. In the province Limbourg affected were Ham (severe downburst) and Leopoldsburg. bt 29,3 27,9
28 Showery rain 0500-0800 giving 6 mm. Afterwards partly cloudy with Cu, late aftenoon a few small TCu's & Cb's virga, check this time-lapse. Today, some severe thunderstorm (featuring large hail), over provinces, Limbourg, Antwerp and West-Vlaanderen + a few weaker thunderstorms over the other provinces. cv 29,7 27,3
29 Starting very cloudy with Sc, Ac, from noon clearing skies with a few fair weather Cu, later also some Ci. Sunset with a bright sundog on the right. During the night & early morning some weak to moderate thunderstorms over provinces of West & Oost-Vlaanderen and Luxembourg. bl 27,7 25,8
30 Quite sunny with some Ci and tempo also a few fair weather Cu. dt 30,3 28,4
31 Starting sunny but with lots of Ci. From 1400 a few fair weather Cu, later also some Ac. After 2300 lightning in the west. Besides the high Ardennes, all stations in Belgium had Tmax temperatures between 30-32°C (Ukkel had 31,0°C, first time this year >30°C). Today, from the evening on, moderate thunderstorms over provinces of West- and Oost-Vlaanderen, Antwerp and Hainaut. fn 32,2 31,4

Note: all times are Central European Time

Legend: TxBE (°C) = Top Tmax Belgium, TxBR (°C) = Tmax Zaventem. aw = Deurne, be = Beauvechain, bl = Kleine Brogel, br = Zaventem, bt = Beitem, ci = Charleroi, cv = Chièvres, dt = Diest, er = Ernage, fn = Koksijde, fs = Florennes, gh = Ghent, lb = Elsenborn, lg = Bièrset, mr = Mont-Rigi, os = Ostend, sh = Saint-Hubert, sp = Spa, sz = Semmerzake, uk = Ukkel.


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