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Lake District: latest temperature

Tuesday, 2 September 2014: dawn to dusk

Printable view Forecast issued: 0344 on Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Overview for Tuesday

Another dry day, with sunny spells and overall good visibility for most places throughout the day.

Hazards Risk Explanation
Blizzards No Risk  
Heavy snow No Risk  
Storm force winds No Risk  
Gales No Risk  
Severe chill effect No Risk  
Persistent and extensive hill fog No Risk  
Thunderstorms No Risk  
Heavy persistent rain No Risk  
Strong Sunlight Medium Risk of sunburn during any prolonged sunny spells, especially late morning and early afternoon.

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Detailed mountain weather forecast: Lake District

Tuesday

Weather

A dry day with plenty of sunny spells especially during the late morning and early afternoon. Along with light winds and very little hill fog, conditions should be good for walking up the hills today, but sun protection and plenty of water is advised. It will remain dry going into the night with some clear spells.

Visibility

Very good visibility across the park, with hills in the middle distance clearly seen.

Hill fog

Generally no hill fog for Tuesday, with a low risk of some occasional patches during the afternoon mainly around the Scafell Pike and Helvellyn regions.

Maximum winds above 500m

Northeasterly 5-10mph, becoming southerly 5-10mph by midday.

Temperature

Valleys Plus 8 Celsius, rising up to plus 19 Celsius, before falling down to plus 9 Celsius.
900 m Plus 7 Celsius rising to 10 Celsius in the afternoon.
Freezing level Above the summits.

Wednesday

Weather

Early morning hill fog soon clears leaving another fine and dry day for the national park. Light to moderate southerly winds.

Visibility

Generally good or excellent, with distant hills clearly discernable against the blue sky. Very poor in any early morning hill fog.

Hill fog

Isolated patches down to 500m early in the morning, mainly on the south western fells. Generally above the summits by the afternoon.

Maximum winds above 500m

Southeasterly 10-15mph falling to 5-10 mph during the evening

Temperature

Valleys Plus 8 Celsius, rising up to plus 19 Celsius, before falling down to plus 9 Celsius.
900 m Plus 7 Celsius rising to 10 Celsius in the afternoon.
Freezing level Above the summits.

Outlook

Thursday

Hill fog again overnight, with some early morning rain soon clearing to leave a dry and bright morning. Risk of some showers developing during the afternoon. Light southeasterly winds.

Friday

Generally dry with some sunny spells. Light to moderate easterly winds.

Saturday

A cloudy but generally dry day, with light southerly winds.

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