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Welcome to a new month.

Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was very much as forecast another very nice day to end January.

This morning at 7.45 am it was 16C with a cloudless sky overhead but some cloud to the N & NE, not a breath of wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 23C at 1 pm
Cloud cover - 0% up until midday increasing to 74% at 3 pm
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain -  0%
UV Factor - high of 4 at 11 am until 2 pm
Humidity - averaging 52% today
Air Quality - VERY UNHEALTHY until 1 pm, then UNHEALTHY during the afternoon
Visibility -  15Km this morning, improving to very good at 16Km this afternoon
Wind - From the ESE this morning at  4 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 33Kmph moving to come from generally from the E / NE  this afternoon at 13 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 35Kmph.
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Apologies for the lateness of this post, minor family crisis!

Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was very much as forecast very nice day to start February, at 2.15 pm it was 26C in the shade and 36C in the sun.

This morning at 7.45 am it was 16C with a cloudless sky overhead, hazy to the east and some cloud to the N & NE, a light breeze, and a lot of condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 22C at midday for 2 hours
Cloud cover - up to 26% until 10 am then 0% for the rest of the day but the sunshine is forecast to be hazy so the Calima is still with us.
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain -  0%
UV Factor - high of 4 at 11 am until 2 pm
Humidity - averaging 51% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to Calima
Visibility -  1.6Km ???? typo again
Wind - From the ENE /E all day at 13 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 35Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday was very much as forecast. with a moderate wind. When driving towards PDR midmorning it was very hazy and visibility was more than 1.6Km but less than 16Km

This morning at 8.15 am it was 16C with a few high scattered clouds, again hazy to the east, a light breeze and some condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 22C at midday for 2 hours
Cloud cover - 3% at 9 am getting up to 98% at 3 pm so a mix of sun and cloud.
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts to start and down to 7400mts from 11am
Rain -  0%
UV Factor - high of 4 at 11 am
Humidity - averaging 51% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to Calima (See Skiron Dust Forecast & link below)
Visibility -  1.6Km ???? typo again
Wind - From the ENE / E all day at 11 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 30Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday, was very much as forecast, the cloud did build so the sun was very hazy and the wind gusts didn't feel quite as strong as forecast, so a very pleasant afternoon for a round of golf, it was cool when the sun went down.

This morning at 8.15 am it was 17C with 75% high cloud cover some quite thick to the east blocking the sunrise, a light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 22C  at 2pmfor 2 hours
Cloud cover - varying from 65% to 99% today so a mostly cloudy day with some hazy sunshine.
Cloud Ceiling - 7400mts during the day and down to 5800mts from 6 pm
Rain -  0%
UV Factor - No more than 2 today due to the cloud
Humidity - averaging a low of only 44% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY this morning and VERY UNHEALTHY from 2 pm for the rest of the day due to Calima increasing this afternoon (See Skiron Dust Forecast & link below)
Visibility -  15 to 15Km today
Wind - From the SSE this morning at 13 to 20Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph, moving to come from a generally easterly direction this afternoon at 13 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, yesterday very much as forecast, as reported the Calima dominated the afternoon and early evening.

This morning at 7.30 am it was 17C with, clear overhead and high thin clouds over the sea to the east, planes are taking off to the south as there is a strong wind from the SE and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 22C  at 1 pm
Cloud cover - no more than 4% until 4 pm when it increases to 91 by 7 pm so a sunny day on the whole
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts
Rain -  0%
UV Factor -  high of 4 from 11 am for 3 hours
Humidity - averaging 50% today
Air Quality - VERY UNHEALTHY all day due to Calima increasing during the morning (See Skiron Dust Forecast & link below)
Visibility -  15Km today
Wind - From the SE this morning at 20 to 26Kmph with gusts up to 39Kmph moving to a generally easterly direction this afternoon at 15 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, thanks to John for doing yesterday's report.  It was very much as forecast yesterday, it was a nice sunny afternoon, and the Calima was still with us but not as thick as Sunday or Monday.

This morning at 7.45 am it was 14C with, a cloudless sky, the sun had risen and there was hardly a breath of wind with a lot of condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 22C  at 1 pm
Cloud cover - to increase during the morning to 100% by midday for the rest of the day
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts until 5 pm then dropping to 7500mts for a couple of hours
Rain -  0%
UV Factor -  high of 4 at 11 am
Humidity - averaging 58% today
Air Quality - POOR to start and  UNHEALTHY for the rest of the day from 11 am due to Calima still hanging around
Visibility -  15Km today
Wind - From the NNW this morning at 9 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 19Kmph moving to come from a generally easterly direction this afternoon at 7 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 22Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, very much as forecast yesterday, the afternoon cloud cover was high and thin so hazy sunshine, we drove to Pozo Negro for a late lunch and the hills were very hazy with the calima that is hanging around.

This morning at 7.30 am it was 13C, a lot of high thin clouds giving a hazy sky, a light breeze and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 24C  at 3 pm
Cloud cover - to increase during the morning to 100% by midday for the rest of the day but if like yesterday it will be high and thin so hazy sunshine.
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts this morning dropping to 5800mts this afternoon
Rain -  0%
UV Factor -  high of 2 today
Humidity - a low 45% today
Air Quality - POOR until 6 pm then changing to UNHEALTHY due to Calima still hanging around
Visibility -  1.6Km ????
Wind - From the W this morning at 7 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 20Kmph moving to a generally southwesterly direction this afternoon at 13 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 37Kmph.

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Good morning from Caleta, very much as forecast yesterday,  again the cloud cover was high and thin so hazy sunshine as the calima still appears to be with us.

This morning at 7.450am it was 18C, with a lot of high thin clouds particularly to the east over the sea giving a hazy sky, hardly a breath of wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

There is a Yellow warning for winds from 10 am to 5 pm but I don't know why as the highest gust speed during that time is 26Kmph?????

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 3 pm
Cloud cover - up to 95% at 5 pm but as the forecast also gives hazy sunshine it will be high and thin
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts this morning dropping to 5800mts this afternoon
Rain - up to 7% at 7 pm
UV Factor - high of 3 at midday for 2 hours
Humidity - 53% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to Calima still hanging around
Visibility -  Good at 16Km
Wind - From the W this morning at 6 to 7Kmph with gusts up to 17Kmph staying from the W this afternoon at 9 to 17Kmph with gusts up to 30Kmph at 7 pm.

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Well they got the yellow warning for wind correct but the forecast was completely wrong as far as the wind speeds are concerned, it has been blowing a hooley

   
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Good morning from Caleta, very much as forecast yesterday apart from as already mentioned the wind speeds.  We did have a shower of rain around midnight and it woke me up.

This morning at 7.450am it was 20C, with a lot of dark clouds, and a moderate wind still coming from the NNW.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 24C at 1 pm
Cloud cover - 90 to 100% most of the day so not a lot of sunshine
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts to start 600mts from 11 am through until 6 pm
Rain - up to 11% chance at 9 am then none for the rest of the day
UV Factor - high of only 2 today
Humidity - 68% today
Air Quality - POOR all day, the Calima is reducing and according to Skiron Dust Forecast will have gone by midday
Visibility - 10Km to start up to 16km from 1 pm
Wind - From the NNW all day at 15 to 20Kmph with gusts up to 43Kmph this afternoon

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Good morning from Caleta, was very much as forecast yesterday with possibly less cloud than forecast.  

This morning at 7.45 am it was 16C, clear sky over the island with a band of clouds in the distance to the east over the sea, hardly a breath of wind and a little condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 23C at 3 pm
Cloud cover - 0% all day so a sunny day
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts all-day
Rain - 0% chance today
UV Factor - high of 5 at midday
Humidity - 69% today
Air Quality - FAIR all day, the Calima has gone but according to Skiron Dust Forecast it will be back by midday Tuesday
Visibility - very good at 16Km +
Wind - From the NW this morning at 9 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 22Kmph moving to come from the NNE / NE this afternoon at 13 to 15Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph

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Good morning from Caleta, much as forecast yesterday apart from there being some cloud out to sea and to the west behind the hills, on the whole a very nice day.  

This morning at 7.30 am it was 17C, with a few high scattered clouds, a light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 24C at 3 pm
Cloud cover - varying between 57 & 99% today so a mix of cloud and sun
Cloud Ceiling - varying 1600mts to 7600mts and back up to normal 9100mts at 5pm
Rain - 0% chance today
UV Factor - only a high of 2 today
Humidity - 73% today
Air Quality - FAIR all day, according to the Skiron Dust Forecast the calima will be back by midday tomorrow
Visibility - very good at 16Km +
Wind - From the N this morning at 15 to 17Kmph with gusts up to 28Kmph moving to come from the NE this afternoon at 19 to 20Kmph with gusts up to 33Kmph

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Good morning from Caleta, much as forecast yesterday a mix of cloud and sun which was warm when it was out.  

This morning at 8.00 am it was 19C, 100% low cloud cover (forecast says 51% at 8800mts!!!!!), light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 25C at 3 pm
Cloud cover - varying between 51% to start up to 100% by 1 pm for the rest of the day
Cloud Ceiling - 7600mts until midday then back up to normal 9100mts for the rest of the day
Rain - 0% chance today
UV Factor - only a high of 2 today
Humidity - 69% today
Air Quality - FAIR until midday becoming POOR from midday as the Calima returns to be with us for 48 hours, according to the Skiron Dust Forecast
Visibility - very good at 16Km +
Wind - From generally the NE today at 9 to 17Kmph with gusts up to 20Kmph

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Good morning from Caleta, much as forecast yesterday a cloudy morning during the afternoon the cloud thinned to give hazy sunshine, the Calima certainly came in and the hills were very hazy and it was very warm.  

This morning at 8.00 am it was 18C, cloudless but hazy sky due to the Calima, light wind, and no condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 27C at 1 pm
Cloud cover - 0% until 4 pm then up to 9% by 7 pm
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts all-day
Rain - 0% chance today
UV Factor - high of 5 at midday
Humidity - 61% today
Air Quality - UNHEALTHY all day due to the Calima which should clear by midday tomorrow according to the Skiron Dust Forecast
Visibility - 1.6Km ?????
Wind - From the NW this morning at 4Kmph with gusts up to 11Kmphmoving to come from SSW for a couple of hours mid-afternoon before returning to come from the NW this evening speeds during the afternoon and evening 4 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 24Kmph

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Good morning from Caleta, much as forecast yesterday, hazy sunshine, the Calima certainly came in, the hills were very hazy and it was very warm.  

This morning at 7.45 am it was 17C, with a few high scattered clouds, hardly a breath of wind, and a lot of condensation.

Today's forecast from AccuWeather

Shade Temperature - Up to 24C at 3 pm
Cloud cover - increasing from the current 9% to 80% at midday and then reducing again during the afternoon so a mix of cloud and sun
Cloud Ceiling - 9100mts apart from 5 hours from 11 am when it will be down at 600mts
Rain - 0% chance today
UV Factor - only 2 due to the cloud
Humidity - averaging 70% today
Air Quality - POOR all day due to the Calima which should clear by midday according to the Skiron Dust Forecast
Visibility - very good at 16Km+
Wind - From the NNW this morning at 6 to 11Kmph with gusts up to 22Kmph moving to come from NNE this afternoon at 17 to 19Kmph with gusts up to 33Kmph

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