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Thursday, 12 December 2013: dawn to dusk
Printable view Forecast issued: 1658 on Thursday, 12 December 2013
Cloudy, mild start with hill fog and outbreaks of rain. The hill fog is set to drop lower around lunchtime when the rain is also likely to be heaviest, then it should turn drier clearer and fresher.
|Heavy snow||No Risk|
|Storm force winds||No Risk|
|Severe chill effect||No Risk|
|Persistent and extensive hill fog||Medium||Widespread hill fog down to 300 metres, dropping to 200 metres around lunchtime then clearing.|
|Heavy persistent rain||Medium||Outbreaks of rain are likely to turn heavier and more persistent around lunchtime, then clearing.|
|Strong Sunlight||No Risk|
|Dawn to 0900||0900 to 1200||1200 to 1500||1500 to dusk|
A cloudy by mild start to the day with hill fog and outbreaks of rain. The hill fog is set to drop lower around lunchtime when the rain is also likely to be heaviest. Clearer and fresher weather should then spread in from the west during the afternoon to leave a dry end to the day.
Generally poor to moderate at first, but poor in the rain and very poor in the hill fog, becoming very good through the afternoon.
Widespread hill fog down to 300 metres, dropping to 200 metres around lunchtime then clearing.
Southwesterly 20-25 mph.
|Valleys||Plus 7 Celsius becoming plus 11 Celsius.|
|800 m||Plus 8 Celsius.|
|Freezing level||Well above the summits.|
After a clear and cool start, it should cloud over through the morning ahead of a band of rain which is set to spread in from the west late in the afternoon. The rain will be heavy at times and strong winds, perhaps gales, are expected as well.
Generally very good but becoming poor to moderate in the band of rain.
Widespread hill fog down to 600 metres spreading in from the west during the day.
Southwesterly 40-50 mph.
|Valleys||Plus 3 Celsius rising to plus 8 Celsius.|
|800 m||Plus 5 Celsius.|
|Freezing level||Just above the summits.|
A breezy day. Once the overnight rain and hill fog clears it should turn largely dry for a time with some prolonged brightness. Later in the day there may be the odd scattered shower. Freezing level above the summits.
Some scattered blustery showers at times but also plenty of drier and brighter spells in between. Freezing level just above the summits.
Scattered showers overnight but then it should turn dry for much of the day though still a bit breezy. Later on it should cloud over as a band of rain with strong winds spread in from the northwest. Freezing level just above the summits.
Altitude 353 metres
Rainfall measured at 15:00 Thursday, 12 December 2013
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