Rainy day spider?

Rainy day spider?

Observation - Rainy day spider? - UK and Ireland. Description: Looking under a leaf of Ribwort Plantain today, I saw a spider underneath a white canopy attached to the leaf. The spider made its exit before I could get a photograph of it in situ, so Images 1 - 3 are of the spider and canopy separately.This has been ou

Looking under a leaf of Ribwort Plantain today, I saw a spider underneath a white canopy attached to the leaf. The spider made its exit before I could get a photograph of it in situ, so Images 1 - 3 are of the spider and canopy separately.This has been our third successive day of rain here and one wonders if such spiders construct shelters routinely (from spider silk) or only against wet weather.