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News January 2002

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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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January 2002
January 31 2002:
Monday January 28 had galeforce winds again with some nasty gusts. Temperatures were very high though, about 13°C.
Also, the rest of the week was very mild, breaking temperaturerecords almost every day. This morning an active line of storms passed The Netherlands. At 06.20 AM the storm passed Soest with lightning, high gusts and small hail (graupel). It was a nice surprise!

Updated Links page.


January 27 2002:
The last days have been very mild, with almost every day temperatures reaching 10°C or higher. Only last Friday was less mild with a few hailshowers. Yesterday a southwesterly gale brought lots of rain. Many places got between 20 and 30 mm!

Updated Links page.


January 21 2002:
Windy and very mild weather in The Netherlands. Today temperatures reached 12°C at some places!


January 14 2002:
Last Friday freezing rain and snow caused many trafficproblems again.
Yesterday we had lots of sunshine and temperatures reached 8-11°C in many parts of the country. Almost spring!
Today dull and moist weather again with chilly temperatures.

Updated Links page.


January 7 2002:
Last saturday was the last cold and clear winterday. Sunday milder arrived, resulting in widespread freezing rain and some trafficaccidents. Also some dense fog formed.
Today very calm, boring and cloudy weather in The Netherlands.

Updated Links Page.


January 4 2002:
A cold night! Temperatures went down to -12 in eastern parts of the country. My thermometer reached -7,2°C. Today lots of sunshine again with subzero temperatures.

Added new pictures:
Part of a 22° halo on November 26 2001
Sunset 1 and Sunset 2 on December 14 2001
First snow of the season on December 22 and 23: 1 --- 2 --- 3 --- 4
Lots of snow on December 30 and 31: 1 --- 2 --- 3 --- 4 --- 5 --- 6 --- 7 --- 8 --- 9


January 3 2002:
Added new Photo of the Month.
Updated Links page.

The last days of the year I stayed at my parents place in Rolde. There I experienced a 18cm-layer or more of snow on the ground on December 30 and December 31st.
2001 was a warm, sunny and wet year in The Netherlands. The mean temperature was 10,3°C.
2002 started quite cold with frost and nasty southeastern winds.



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