Sadly, there will be no more heat waves this year but Giles predicts a fine end to October.
22 October to 31 October
"This will be a very interesting period of the month as high pressure starts to take hold, giving many places an 'Indian Summer'."
In April, BikeBiz.com carried a story entitled 'The weather Gods smile on UK bike trade', featuring the all-important 90-day forecast from the former BBC weatherman. BikeBiz urged IBDs to order key summer lines quickly because of the fine-weather-ahead predictions. Thankfully, Giles was right. But he's not a pine-cone watcher, he bases his predictions on computer modelling of future weather patterns and tracks all his predictions against reality in order to fine-tune his methodology.
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