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Friday, 6 December 2013: dawn to dusk
Printable view Forecast issued: 1753 on Friday, 6 December 2013
Possible snow on hills at first overnight. Cloudy with occasional drizzly showers and widespread hill fog for a time. Bright spells possible later.
|Heavy snow||No Risk|
|Storm force winds||No Risk|
|Severe chill effect||Low||There will be a slight wind chill at first in any wintry precipitation.|
|Persistent and extensive hill fog||Medium||Widespread hill fog at first with cloud bases around 200 metres, lifting to 600 metres tomorrow.|
|Heavy persistent rain||No Risk|
|Strong Sunlight||No Risk|
|Dawn to 0900||0900 to 1200||1200 to 1500||1500 to dusk|
Cloudy and misty overnight with drizzly rain and widespread hill fog down to 200 to 300 metres. A little snow is possible on peaks at first, before turning milder. Hill fog will lift and break during the morning with patchy hill fog at times during the afternoon and evening. There is still the risk of a light drizzly shower during the afternoon. Some sunny spells are expected, especially to the lee of high ground in eastern areas. Feeling chilly in the wind.
Poor or very poor overnight in mist, drizzle and hill fog. Becoming moderate, locally good at low levels later
Widespread hill fog with cloud bases around 200 metres on windward slopes. This will lift to 500 to 600 metres during the morning with hill fog becoming patchy.
Westerly strong with gusts to 35 to 40 mph.
|Valleys||Plus 8 Celsius|
|700 m||Zero at first becoming plus 3 Celsius|
|Freezing level||On peaks at first, then lifting to above the tops by morning.|
Hill fog is likely at times especially in the early hours with a drizzly showers or spells of rain likely on upslopes. Drier in eastern areas with broken cloud and some bright spells, but still with a little rain or drizzle possible on hills.
Mainly good, locally poor or very poor in patchy hill fog, especially in the overnight periods.
Patchy, occasionally widespread, hill fog is expected on peaks at times with cloud bases around 400 to 500 metres.
Strong westerly winds with gusts to 40 to 45 mph over peaks and ridges.
|Valleys||Plus 9 Celsius|
|700 m||Plus 5 Celsius|
|Freezing level||Will be above the tops.|
Largely dry, but rather cloudy at times. Some bright or sunny periods are likely to develop as well. Fresh to strong southwesterly winds. Patchy hill fog is possible at times overnight.
Rather cloudy at times, but largely dry. Some bright or sunny periods are likely to develop as well. Fresh or strong southerly winds. Patchy hill fog is possible at times overnight.
A similar situation with broken cloud and some bright or sunny spells. Brisk or strong southerly winds. Patchy hill fog is possible at times overnight.
Altitude 375 metres
Rainfall measured at 15:00 Friday, 06 December 2013
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