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wet with light rain


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Conditions are predicted to be pretty much the same again tomorrow, with overcast and drizzly conditions early on giving way to brighter weather in the afternoon.
Fifteen years later, on this drizzly July afternoon in 1988 as the sky hung grayly over mountains to the east, we were here again for a further look, crawling like three salamanders under the bushes, over and around slickmossed, decaying cull logs from the 1960s, our rubber boots mucking in jet-black organic mud.
HAVING missed the last two doorstep glass collections due to the snow I found myself standing in a drizzly car park feeding sticky bottles into sticky holes, contemplating whether it was worth the bother.
DRIZZLY rain did little to dampen yesterday's Jubilee celebrations for Northern Ireland's hardy party-goers.
A spokesman said: "There will be some drizzly light rain to start, but the really wet stuff is likely to arrive in the early hours, producing 5-10mm.
Despite the drizzly weather we had a good number of bikes and we had some interesting examples.
Despite forecasts of a drizzly weekend, the weather held out as stallholders from Spain, France and Greece.
Mild, damp and drizzly conditions are expected to continue until Christmas Eve when there will be a "marked change" to colder, brighter weather, thanks to a country-wide high pressure system.
Despite several high-profile absentees, including top junior Jess Jackson - abroad on international duty - the Midlanders, bidding to make it a hat-trick of Group One titles, kept their nerve in gusty, drizzly conditions.
3 million Britons did jet away - leaving drizzly beaches at home deserted.
In fact, because of drizzly and windy weather that morning, our tour to the famous crater was redirected to La Perouse Bay at the south end of Maui and then to Makena Bay, otherwise known as Turtle Town.
Admittedly, it took 37 minutes to break Oldham's stubborn resolve, and another 28 to break them altogether, but patience was always going to be a virtue on a damp, drizzly night at Boundary Park.
A Warner Brothers insider said yesterday: "The natural rain was pretty drizzly, which didn't suit, so a machine was hired.
THE mastery of Gianfranco Zola lit up drizzly Pride Park today with his second-half goal kick-starting Chelsea into life and keeping their dreams of Europe alive.
There was no immediate indication of the cause of the crash, which happened in cold, drizzly weather.