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Good morning from Caleta,  Yesterday was very much as forecast hazy sunshine with a strong wind.
This morning at 6.30 am it was 20C and felt humid, still dark so you could really see the sky but it seemed very hazy and the wind had dropped to a moderate one.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 27C at 4pm feeling like 26C
Cloud cover - 0% all day but with Calima arriving it will be hazy sunshine
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - Very High of 10 at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 59% today
Air Quality - A mix of POOR and UNHEALTHY all day due to the Calima which is only light today
Visibility - Down to 1.6Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 20Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph moving to come from the NE this afternoon at 20 to 26Kmph with gusts up to 32Kmph so not quite so windy today.

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as of midday today.

   

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday very much as forecast hazy sunshine and moderate wind.

This morning at 8 am it was 19C cloudless but very hazy sky and there was a strong breeze / light wind.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

YELOOW WARING FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES 10AM TO 6PM

Shade Temperature - Up to 27C at 4pm feeling like 29C
Cloud cover - 0% this morning and early afternoon and 1 to 14% from 3 pm until 8 pm, with the Calima it will be hazy sunshine
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - Very High of 10 at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 54% today
Air Quality - Fair but I question that due to the Calima which is only light today
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 13 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 22Kmph moving to come from the NE this afternoon at 15 to 20Kmph with gusts up to 30Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as at midday today.

   

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was very much as forecast hazy sunshine and moderate wind. We had a little restbite from the Calima midafternoon through to this morning.

This morning at 7.20 am it was 19C full of low grey cloud cover I couldn't see the Las Palmas plane as it came over going into land, wit hardly a breath of wind.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather (Base Actual at 7.20 am not to be believed)

YELLOW WARNING FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES 10 AM TO 7 PM AND A YELLOW WARNING FOR DUST FROM MIDDAY TODAY UNTIL 7 PM SUNDAY

Shade Temperature - Up to 26C at 4pm feeling like 26C
Cloud cover - 7 to 37% this morning increasing this afternoon to 98% by 6 pm, with the Calima what sunshine we have will be hazy
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - High of 9 at midday
Humidity - averaging 58% today
Air Quality - POOR to start and UNHEALTHY from 1pm as the Calima is returning
Visibility - 16 km today???
Wind - From the NNE / ENE this morning at 13Kmph with gusts up to 17Kmph moving to come from all day at 11 to 13Kmph with gusts up to 20Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as at midday today.

   

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Yesterday 18:30

 

After the low grey cloud disappeared about 10.30 am it has been a far better day than forecast, rather warm and the Calima has been very light.

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was much better than as forecast once the low grey cloud cleared.

This morning at 7.45 am it was 17C very hazy so the Calima had increased a few high thin clouds and a light breeze.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

YELLOW WARNING FOR HIGH TEMPERATURES 10 AM TO 7 PM AND A YELLOW WARNING FOR DUST TODAY UNTIL 7 PM

Shade Temperature - Up to 29C at 4pm feeling like 30C
Cloud cover - varying at 33 to 85% today but I suspect high and thin, with the Calima what sunshine we have will be very hazy
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - Very High of 10 at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging only 48% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to the Calima increasing
Visibility - 1.6 km today???
Wind - From the WNW this morning at 13Kmph with gusts up to 24Kmph, this afternoon moving to come from S / SSW at 11 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as of midday today.

   

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Yesterday 19:00

 

Evening update - IMO better than forecast, a lot less cloud and what there has been was high an thin, also the wind has not been as strong as forecast.  It has been warm and muggy -

   


   
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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday as already reported as much better than forecast and the Calima was not as heavy as I thought it would be.

This morning at 7.15 am it was 16C still hazy but not as hazy as yesterday, so the Calima has decreased, not a breath of wind and a little condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 26C at 2 pm for 2 hours feeling like 30C
Cloud cover - 0% up to 2 pm then increasing to 75% by 7 pm but I suspect high and thin as it gives hazy sunshine all day due to the Calima
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - Very High of 10 at 1pm
Humidity - averaging 54% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to the Calima increasing later in the day
Visibility - 1.6 km today???
Wind - From the WNW this morning at 11 to 13Kmph with gusts up to 17Kmph, this afternoon moving to come from NNE / ESE at 13 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as at midday today.

   

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was much better than forecast, a sunny warm day with very little wind, and again the Calima was not as heavy as I thought it would be.

This morning at 7.50 am it was 18C still, but not as hazy as yesterday, with some high thin scattered clouds to the NW, a light breeze, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 26C at 2pm feeling like 28C
Cloud cover - 85% at 10 am but I suspect high and thin 0% from 1 pm so on the whole another sunny day in store
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - Very High of 10 at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 55% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY to start and POOR from 10 am for the rest of the day due to the Calima
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 9 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 24Kmph, this afternoon moving to come from the NE at 20 to 25Kmph with gusts up to 35Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a Calima as of midday today.

   

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Good morning from Caleta, again yesterday was much better than forecast, a sunny warm day with a light breeze.

This morning at 8 am it was 17C, not a cloud in the sky, a little hazy to the east over the sea, and not a breath of wind.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 2 pm for 2 hours feeling like 28C
Cloud cover - 0 to 11% at varying times today, I suspect high and thin so another sunny day in store
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - An EXTREME 11 at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 59% today
Air Quality - POOR to start and FAIR from 9 am
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the NW this morning at 11 to 13Kmph with gusts up to 20Kmph, this afternoon moving to come from the NE / ENE at 17Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing a lowest level of Calima as at midday today.

   

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Good morning from Caleta, again yesterday was much better than forecast, a sunny warm day with a light breeze.

This morning at 8 am it was 17C, a few high thin wispy clouds, a hazy sun over the sea, a very light breeze, and a lot of condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 26C at 2 pm for 2 hours feeling like 28C
Cloud cover - Rising from the current 32% to 100% by 1 pm so a mainly cloudy day
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - A high of 8 at midday
Humidity - averaging 59% again today
Air Quality - FAIR all-day
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the WNW to start at 6 to 7Kmph, after 10 am varying to come from the WSW / ENE at 7 to 13Kmph with gusts up to 24Kmph so a fairly calm day

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing the lowest level of Calima as of midday today, using the animation button at the bottom it looks like the light Calima is with for another 6 days

   

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Well forecast got it wrong, if there is 100% cloud cover it must be very high and very thin, it is a lovely sunny day.

       


   
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Good morning from Caleta, whilst the cloud did build at lunchtime it was on the whole a nice day

This morning at 7 am it was 17C, a bank of clouds out over the sea to the NE / E with a few scattered clouds elsewhere, a very light breeze, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 4pm feeling like 24C
Cloud cover - 67 to 100% today so a mostly cloudy day
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts to start dropping to 600 to 1000mts from midday until 6pm then back to 9100mts
Rain - 0% today
UV Factor - high of only 4 today
Humidity - averaging 62% today
Air Quality - FAIR all-day
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 13 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph, moving to come from the NNE this afternoon at 20 to 22Kmph with gusts up to 33Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing the lowest level of Calima as of midday today.

   

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Good morning from Fuerteventura Golf Caleta, much as forecast yesterday, it was mainly cloudy and warm with a moderate wind.

This morning at 8.15 am it was 17C, clear sky overhead and to the south but clouds to the west, north, and east, a light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 3pm feeling like 25C
Cloud cover - 36 to 92% until early evening when it will be down to 13% by 7 pm so a mix of cloud and sun today
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts to start dropping to 500 to 1500mts from midday until 4 pm then back to 9100mts
Rain - 7% chance of a shower this morning
UV Factor - high of only 4 today
Humidity - averaging 61% today
Air Quality - FAIR all-day
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 19 to 22Kmph with gusts up to 35Kmph, moving to come from the NNE this afternoon at 24Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast shows the lowest level of Calima at midday today.

   

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Good morning from Fuerteventura Golf Caleta, It was better than the forecast yesterday, more sun than cloud, no rain, and warm with a moderate wind.

This morning at 8.15 am it was 18C, with high thin cloud cover, a light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 24C at 3pm feeling like 24C
Cloud cover - 100% for most of the day but high and thin giving hazy sunshine
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts to start dropping to 7500mts from midday
Rain - 0%
UV Factor - high of only 5 today at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 62% today
Air Quality - FAIR to start and POOR from 3 pm
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the N this morning at 19 to 22Kmph with gusts up to 32Kmph, moving to come from the NNE / NE this afternoon at 22 to 24Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing the lowest level of Calima as of midday today.

   

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Good morning from Fuerteventura Golf Caleta, much as forecast yesterday, there was more sun than clouds, no rain, and warm with a moderate wind.

This morning at 7.45 am it was 18C, apart from a bank of clouds over the sea to the east only a few high thin scattered clouds, a light breeze, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 4pm feeling like 25C
Cloud cover - Up to 44% at 10 am decreasing to 0% by 4 pm so a sunny day
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain - 0%
UV Factor - An EXTREME of 11 today at 1 pm
Humidity - averaging 65% today
Air Quality - POOR to start and FAIR from 3 pm
Visibility - 16Km today
Wind - From the NNW this morning at 15 to 20Kmph with gusts up to 30Kmph, moving to come from the NNE this afternoon at 20 to 26Kmph with gusts up to 32Kmph

The Skiron Dust forecast is showing the lowest level of Calima as of midday today.

   

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