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Lake District

Weather hazards over 300m on Mon 24 Nov 2014

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Occasional fog down to 500m mainly in the west of the park in the evening.

Low risk

Severe chill effect
Fresh winds and low temperatures may bring a severe chill effect

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Gales
none
Thunderstorms
none
Heavy persistent rain
none
Strong sunlight
none

Mon 24 Nov 2014

Starting dry and cloudy, but cloud will break during the morning to leave some good sunny spells around the park. During the afternoon, remaining mostly dry but cloud will thicken from the west of the park. A band of light rain will approach the west of the park late in the evening.

Time
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Weather
Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night
Precipitation probability
0% 0% 0% 0% 20% 60%

Visibility

Generally good but moderate in any rain or drizzle.

Hill Fog

Most fells staying clear with some isolated patches down to 700m mainly in the east of the park during daytime. Then occasional hill fog down to 500m with occasional patches down to 200m mainly in the northwest of the park during the evening.

Max wind above 500m

Westerly/Southwesterly 15-20mph with isolated gusts up to 30mph over the highest peaks and summits.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 3 Celsius, rising to Plus 8 Celsius and dropping back to Plus 3 Celsius overnight.
800m:
Around Minus 1 Celsius increasing to around Plus 1 Celsius towards the end of the day.
Freezing level:
Around 800m at first but lifting well above the summits during the afternoon.

Issued at: 0218 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Tue 25 Nov 2014

Generally cloudy with patchy rain. Cloud will thicken, heralding a band of rain which will move in from the south. This will be followed by outbreaks of rain, these possibly heavy at times. Rain will fall as snow over the highest peaks.

Visibility

Generally good but moderate in rain and poor in any heavy outbreaks of rain and snow.

Hill Fog

Periods of hill fog down to 500m with occasional patches down to 200m mainly in the south and north of the park at first. Cloud will lift from midday onwards but there will be some occasional patches down to 300m left, particularly in the east of the park.

Max wind above 500m

Southwesterly 10-15mph with gusts up to 25mph becoming Southerly or Southeasterly 10-15mph gusting up to 25mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 3 Celsius rising to Plus 8 Celsius before dropping back to Plus 3 Celsius overnight.
800m:
Around Plus 1 Celsius dropping down to Minus 1 Celsius towards the end of the day.
Freezing level:
Generally above the peaks but dropping down to 800m during the evening.

Issued at: 0218 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Wed 26 Nov 2014

Outbreaks of rain and snow throughout the day, which might turn heavy at times across the park during the morning. Light northeasterly winds. Freezing level generally above the summits but occasionally 900m.

Issued at: 0218 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Thu 27 Nov 2014

Remaining mostly dry and partly cloudy but with the odd light shower. Light southeasterly winds becoming moderate in the evening. Freezing level above the summits although falling to 900m towards midnight.

Issued at: 0218 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Fri 28 Nov 2014

Starting dry with the odd light spot of drizzle. Light rain will then spread in from the west during the late evening. Southeasterly winds becoming strong during the day. Freezing level generally above summits.

Issued at: 0218 on Mon 24 Nov 2014