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Lake District

Weather hazards over 300m on Tue 01 Sep 2015

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

Low risk

Thunderstorms
Low risk of thunder during the afternoon in any heavier showers.
Strong sunlight
Moderate UV levels are expected in any sunny spells that may develop.

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Gales
none
Severe chill effect
none
Persistent extensive hill fog
none
Heavy persistent rain
none

Tue 01 Sep 2015

A generally cloudy start for many, with a few isolated showers in places through the morning. Cloud becoming more broken by midday to allow some brief bright or sunny intervals. More showers arriving from the north through the afternoon, with a low risk of some turning heavy and possibly thundery at times. Showers easing through the evening, particularly for southwestern fells, with only a small risk of the odd light shower continuing into the night.

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Weather
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Precipitation probability
30% 30% 30% 20% 40% 40% 20% 30%

Visibility

Very good, but moderate in any showers.

Hill Fog

Occasional patches above 600m in any showers through the morning, but soon thinning and lifting to leave the peaks cloud free for the rest of the day.

Max wind above 500m

Northeasterly 10-15mph, soon becoming northwesterly during the early morning, before increasing to 15-20mph through the late afternoon.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 10 Celsius, rising to plus 17 Celsius during the day. Falling back to plus 10 Celsius through the evening.
800m:
Plus 5 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Wed 02 Sep 2015

A cool start to Wednesday with a chance of some early morning mist patches, but soon burning away in any sunny spells from dawn. Patchy cloud increasing later through the morning, with some light showers arriving from the northeast. Becoming largely dry for most areas through the afternoon and remaining so into the evening.

Visibility

Generally very good, becoming moderate to good in any showers.

Hill Fog

Some isolated patches above 600m during the early morning, but soon clearing from dawn.

Max wind above 500m

Northerly 15-20mph, with gusts of up to 25mph over exposed ridges.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 9 Celsius, rising to plus 16 Celsius then falling to plus 10 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 5 Celsius becoming plus 3 Celsius through the day.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Thu 03 Sep 2015

Mainly dry but cloudy, with perhaps some brighter spells during the morning. A small chance of a few isolated showers developing during the afternoon. Light northerly winds.

Fri 04 Sep 2015

Another dry cloudy day, with a risk of some light patchy rain in places during the afternoon. Light north or northwesterly winds.

Sat 05 Sep 2015

Remaining dry into the weekend, but staying largely cloudy. Some brighter intervals perhaps developing further southwest. Light northerly winds.

Issued at: 1548 on Mon 31 Aug 2015