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Lake District

Weather hazards over 300m on Thu 01 Sep 2016

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Persistent extensive hill fog above 300m later on Thursday evening.
Strong sunlight
Medium risk of strong sunlight in the late morning before cloud arrives.

Low risk

No low risks
none

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Gales
none
Severe chill effect
none
Thunderstorms
none
Heavy persistent rain
none

Thu 01 Sep 2016

Dry at first with broken cloud and some sunshine. Cloud increasing as the day goes on with patchy rain spreading in from the west in the afternoon. The rain becoming more persistent in the evening with lowering cloud bases and strengthening south to southwest winds.

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Weather
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Precipitation probability
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Visibility

Very good during the first half of the day. Becoming moderate when the rain arrives and locally poor in rain and drizzle later in the evening.

Hill Fog

Occasional patches around 800m, becoming periods around 500m when the rain arrives. Becoming persistent and lowering to around 300m during the late evening.

Max wind above 500m

Southeast, 15mph, increasing to 25mpg gusts 35mph later in the afternoon and evening.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 11 Celsius early and late, rising to around Plus 17 Celsius for a time during the day.
800m:
Plus 7 Celsius rising to Plus 11 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Well above the summits.

Fri 02 Sep 2016

Low cloud and rain or drizzle clearing overnight. Becoming brighter during the day on Friday with sunny intervals and occasional showers. Moderate or fresh winds.

Visibility

Moderate or poor in early rain and drizzle. Becoming good, locally moderate in showers.

Hill Fog

Persistent around 300m in early rain and drizzle. Becoming occasional patches around 600m during the day and occasional around 400m in showers.

Max wind above 500m

Southwest, 20 gusts 30mph at first, decreasing to around 15 mph during the day.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 13 Celsius early and late, rising to around Plus 18 Celsius during the day.
800m:
Plus 9 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Well above summits.

Sat 03 Sep 2016

Patchy rain or showers in the morning. More persistent, locally heavy rain in the afternoon with fresh or strong southwest winds. Clearing to showers again later.

Sun 04 Sep 2016

Broken cloud and some heavy, perhaps thundery showers. mainly dry later. Strong southwest winds moderating later.

Mon 05 Sep 2016

Cloud and rain crossing the area from the west, some of it heavy at times, clearing to scattered showers later. Fresh, locally strong winds.

Issued at: 1435 on Wed 31 Aug 2016