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Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Tue 06 Dec 2016

High risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Significantly reduced visibility causing navigational difficulties.

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

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
Strong sunlight
none

Tue 06 Dec 2016

Overcast with extensive and persistent hill fog, and also some fog likely at lower levels at first. Remaining mostly dry, but a little light rain or drizzle is possible on windward slopes at times.

Time
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Weather
Partly cloudy night Fog Fog Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Precipitation probability
0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 10% 10% 0%

Visibility

Generally moderate or poor, but very poor in fog and hill fog.

Hill Fog

Blanket to overcast above 300m.

Max wind above 400m

Southerly 25 - 30 mph later.

Temperature

Valleys:
Minus 1 becoming Plus 7 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 8 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)
Altitude:
511 m
Rainfall measured at:
1500 on Mon 5 Dec 2016
Last 24 hours:
0.2 mm
Last 48 hours:
0.2 mm
Last 72 hours:
0.6 mm

Rainfall data provided by the Environment Agency. The Met Office is not responsible for content provided by third parties and may remove this data without warning.

Wed 07 Dec 2016

Patchy low cloud and fog at first clearing through the first part of the morning, with gale force winds across the summits. Then sunny spells for a while before cloud arrives from the west duing the afternoon.

Visibility

Very poor to poor at first in fog or mist but becoming good. Remaining very poor in hill fog.

Hill Fog

Patches above 400 m at first. Becoming broken above 500m from late afternoon.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 45-50 mph, easing slightly later.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 4 becoming 13 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 10 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Thu 08 Dec 2016

Early cloud clearing quickly then sunny spells through the day. Fresh to strong southwesterly winds. Feeling milder.

Fri 09 Dec 2016

Another cloudy day and mild day with a chance of occasional light rain or drizzle, mainly through the afternoon and evening. Widespread hill fog again. Freezing level remaining well above the summits and fresh to strong southwest winds.

Sat 10 Dec 2016

Another overcast day with extensive hill fog and patchy rain at times through the day. Lighter winds and remaining milder.

Issued at: 1536 on Mon 05 Dec 2016