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News December 2001

On this page I make notice of the latest updates to the site (new pictures etc.), tell something about interesting actual weather at my location, or about a performed chase.

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December 2001
December 28 2001:
Not a completely white Christmas, but snowshowers caused a nice white world on December 26th! Also december 27th started with some snow, but soon temperatures started to rise and the precipitation fell as rain.
Today it's autumn again with rainshowers and a storm at the coast (10 Bft).
From tomorrow on winter strikes back with wintry showers and frost!

December 23 2001:
A cold night. My thermometer went down to -6,2°C, but in the northeast of the country, in Nieuw Beerta, -17°C was reached!
Today lots of sunshine, but tonight it will snow again before milder air comes in.

December 22 2001:
Lots of rain yesterday. In most places between 15 and 20 mm was reported. Also mild with temperatures of about 7°C.
Today it's winter again with many wintry showers. First snow of the season this year in Soest!

December 16 2001:
A couple of cold days from Thursday on, with frost up to -7 during the night (Twenthe -9!).
Last Friday temperatures stayed subzero the whole day and here in Holland we call that an "iceday".
Saturdaymorning freezing rain caused many trafficaccidents.

Tonight some more freezing rain or snow is expected!

December 9 2001:
Cold and mostly sunny winterweather with frost in the night. Today the maximumtemperature was about 3°C.

December 7 2001:
Yesterday an impressive high pressure system build up in our area. Today my barometer reached 1041 hPa. Last night this resulted in some widespread frost, and during the day it is completely sunny.

December 2 2001:
Added new Photo of the Month.

December started just as mild as November ended. Dull and boring weather!

Autumn 2001 was warm in Holland. This season ended in the top 5 of the warmest autumns in the last 100 years!

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