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Updated: 0832 on Thu 24 Jul 2014
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Peak District: latest temperature

Thursday, 24 July 2014: dawn to dusk

Printable view Forecast issued: 0320 on Thursday, 24 July 2014

Overview for Thursday

Early low cloud will lift to leave a dry and warm day with sunny spells.

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 High High UV levels will lead to sunburn in prolonged sunshine.

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Weather summary and probability of precipitation for Thursday
Dawn to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to dusk
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Detailed mountain weather forecast: Peak District

Thursday

Weather

Low cloud and mist clearing during the morning to leave a dry and warm day across the area, with long sunny spells.

Visibility

Generally good, locally poor at first in mist in the east, and very poor in hill fog.

Hill fog

Broken above 300m across eastern areas at first, with well broken patches above 500 metres elsewhere. This soon lifting and breaking with only small amounts expected by mid-morning.

Maximum winds above 400m

Easterly 20-25 mph.

Temperature

Valleys Plus 13 Celsius becoming plus 25 Celsius.
600 m Plus 14 Celsius becoming Plus 18 Celsius.
Freezing level Well above the highest peaks.

Friday

Weather

Mainly dry and clear overnight, with only patchy low cloud developing in the east, followed by another dry day with a mix of good sunny spells and some cloudy intervals. Feeling warm again.

Visibility

Mainly good.

Hill fog

Well broken above 500 metres, locally broken above 200m in the east at first. Becoming nil everywhere by mid-morning.

Maximum winds above 400m

Easterly 15-20 mph.

Temperature

Valleys Plus 14 Celsius becoming plus 25 Celsius.
600 m Plus 15 Celsius becoming Plus 19 Celsius.
Freezing level Well above the highest peaks.

Outlook

Saturday

Becoming cloudy with scattered showers, some of which may be heavy and thundery. Feeling warm again, with only light winds.

Sunday

Another mostly cloudy day with some sunshine during the morning, but with scattered showers, or longer periods of rain, during the afternoon. Feeling fresher than recent days, but still quite warm. Light winds.

Monday

Mainly cloudy with periods of rain which will slowly move eastwards away from the area during the afternoon Light winds.

Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)

Altitude 511 metres

Rainfall measured at 03:00 Thursday, 24 July 2014

  • Last 24 hours 0.0 mm
  • Last 48 hours 0.0 mm
  • Last 72 hours 0.4 mm

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