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I have a problem with some of the weather forecast phrases from this video, could you help me verify them, please? Also, if you could have a look at the whole script to see if I got everything right, it'd be great. The forecast is British, but they seem to be using the hold on in phrase, which is American, so I am not sure about that phrase.

http://www.netweather.tv/index.cgi?action=news;storyid=7904;sess=&PageSpeed=noscript


Hello, we have seen a band of rain through England, north to south, ahead of that, as you can fit (witness?) in this chart, you can see it in green and blue colours, that’s colder, clearer conditions, with temperatures only around 5 Celsius by day. Behind the weather front we have got a lot of cloud, and some much milder air, with temperatures on Monday up into double figures. Now, pressure is rising, we will get to see high pressure near the United Kingdom throughout this week , bringing a lot of settled, mainly dry weather, but a fair amount of cloud. So most areas hold on to the great pictures in into Tuesday, so damp weather across northern parts of Britain, but we will be keeping the clearer skies across South Eastern parts of Britain. So here we will be frosty by night, but we should see more sunshine by day. Then as the week progresses, it looks as if we’ll hold on to a lot of clouds, still the high pressure with us, hopefully it sinks??? some brighter breaks coming through. And then the winds begin to change, and by mid-week they’re stoking up from the South-West then they’ll be bringing a lot of cloud, but gradually they’ll pick a bit of an East leave for Friday so hopefully we’ll begin to see a little bit of brightness further West, but the picture overall really is quite settled.

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She seems to fumble a few words (though her diction is overall good).

Hello, we have seen a band of rain through England, north to south; ahead of that, as you look on (the) thickness chart, you can see the greenier [?] blue colours, that’s colder, clearer conditions, with temperatures only around 5 Celsius by day. Behind the weather front we have got a lot of cloud, and some much milder air, with temperatures on Monday up into double figures. Now, pressure is rising, we're going to see high pressure near to the United Kingdom throughout this week, bringing a lot of settled, mainly dry weather, but a fair amount of cloud. So most areas hold on to the grey pictures going [?] into Tuesday, some damp weather across northern parts of Britain, but we will be keeping the clearer skies across South Eastern parts of Britain. So here it will be frosty by night, but we should see more sunshine by day. Then as the week progresses, it looks like we’ll hold on to a lot of cloud, still the high pressure with us, hopefully seeing some brighter breaks coming through. And then the winds begin to change, so by mid-week they’re ??? up from the South-Westerly, (they) bring with them a lot of cloud, but gradually we'll pick a bit of an Easterly for Friday so hopefully begin to see a little bit of brightness further West, but the picture overall really is quite settled.

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Dear GPY, thank you a lot for your help, it was really nice of you. I am surprised now that I could not hear "seeing" or "we're going to" which seem quite obvious now, although I still have problems "hearing" the fragment with thickness.. And still two typos along the way Emotion: smile Still, if they speak so fast sometimes and even natives have problems with figuring out what they say, what chance do I, a non-native, have? Emotion: smile There are practically no weather forecast-related resources on the web, which is surprising, so I hope this one will be useful to somebody else as well. Have a nice day GPY!

systemetalthough I still have problems "hearing" the fragment with thickness

This is quite hard to pick up. I think that's what she says (or is trying to say), but she seems to omit the required "the" altogether, which is offputting as native speakers do not often make mistakes with articles. There is some possibility that she is saying something else altogether.

Well, I guess we can at least figure out what she meant Emotion: smile

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