The clouds are thicker and lower and more menacing by the minute.
James Naughtie announced this morning that the weather was going to be "stinky, smelly and rainy". I love that man.
I'm working the Thermoflex waterproofs with spotty wellies look pretty hard right now. Watch this space - the young things on the King's Road will be following suit before the month is out.
The promise of a hot bath and an early night