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Peak District: forecast weather

Monday, 1 September 2014: dawn to dusk

Printable view Forecast issued: 1633 on Monday, 1 September 2014

Overview for Tuesday

Some patchy hill and valley fog possible at first. Then mainly dry with variable, often large amounts of cloud.

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 High Some patchy hill fog possible at first above 300m.
Thunderstorms No Risk  
Heavy persistent rain No Risk  
Strong Sunlight No Risk  

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Weather summary and probability of precipitation for Tuesday
Dawn to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to dusk


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Detailed mountain weather forecast: Peak District

Tuesday

Weather

Some patchy hill and valley fog possible at first, but these should disperse by mid-morning. Mostly dry conditions to follow with bright or sunny spells, but cloudier through the afternoon and evening with a small chance of an isolated light shower. The west of the park is likely to see the best of the brighter conditions.

Visibility

Generally good, but locally poor in any hill/valley fog patches.

Hill fog

Some patchy hill fog possible at first above 300m, dispersing by mid-morning.

Maximum winds above 400m

E or NE 10mph.

Temperature

Valleys Plus 10 rising to plus 19 Celsius.
600 m Plus 11 Celsius
Freezing level Above summits.

Wednesday

Weather

Mainly dry but rather cloudy conditions, with patchy hill fog on east-facing slopes at first. Cloud breaks developing through the day to give some bright or sunny intervals. The west of the park is likely to see the best of the brighter conditions.

Visibility

Generally good, but locally poor in early hill fog patches.

Hill fog

Some patchy hill fog at first above 300m, dispersing by mid-morning.

Maximum winds above 400m

SE 10mph.

Temperature

Valleys Plus 11 rising to plus 20 Celsius.
600 m Plus 12 Celsius
Freezing level Above summits.

Outlook

Thursday

Mostly dry with variable cloud and bright or sunny spells, perhaps more in the way of cloud later in the day. Some patchy hill fog at first on east-facing slopes. Warm, especially in sunshine, and light east to southeasterly winds.

Friday

Rather cloudy conditions most likely, with some patchy hill fog on east-facing slopes, and a chance of some patchy drizzle. Winds light to moderate easterly.

Saturday

Variable, often large amounts of cloud, but mostly dry. Some patchy drizzle/hill fog possible at first, especially on east-facing slopes, but bright or sunny intervals likely to develop through the day. Winds moderate easterly.

Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)

Altitude 511 metres

Rainfall measured at 15:00 Monday, 01 September 2014

  • Last 24 hours 4.8 mm
  • Last 48 hours 8.2 mm
  • Last 72 hours 26.8 mm

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