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yellow Warnings have been issued for the United Kingdom

Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Sat 28 Nov 2015

High risk

Gusts of 50-60mph likely by the afternoon

Medium risk

Severe chill effect
Strong winds and heavy rain combining to give a significant chill effect.
Thundery showers and small hail are possible later in the afternoon.
Heavy persistent rain
Rain will turn heavy for a time through the early afternoon.

Low risk

No low risks

No risk

Heavy snow
Storm force winds
Persistent extensive hill fog
Strong sunlight

Sat 28 Nov 2015

Starting fine, however cloud amounts will increase from the west through the morning, with winds also strengthening markedly. Rain should arrive around the middle of the day, turning heavy and persistent for a time as winds consistently exceed gale-force. This rain should give way to frequent showers later, however brightness will be limited and this brings with it the risk of thundery outbreaks and hail.

0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Hail shower day Heavy shower night Heavy shower night
Precipitation probability
20% 20% 70-90% 70-90% 50-70% 50-70%


Good to start, though becoming moderate or poor in rain. Very poor in any hill fog

Hill Fog

Ragged or well-broken hill fog above 500m at times

Max wind above 400m

Southwest 50-60mph.


Plus 2 rising to plus 8 Celsius.
Plus 1 becoming 3 Celsius.
Freezing level:
700 metres, later rising well clear of the peaks.

Recent Rainfall

Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)
511 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Sat 28 Nov 2015
Last 24 hours:
17.8 mm
Last 48 hours:
23.8 mm
Last 72 hours:
27.2 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.

Sun 29 Nov 2015

Further gales or perhaps storm force gusts accompanied by showers or longer spells of rain on Sunday. These may turn a little wintry above 500 metres during the afternoon and evening before turning back to rain overnight into Monday. Winds will also ease through the evening


Good, becoming moderate to poor in rain. Very poor in hill fog and sleet showers.

Hill Fog

Isolated patches down to 500 metres, becoming occasional in rain.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 60-70mph.


Plus 4 Celsius rising to plus 8 Celsius.
Plus 3 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above summits.

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Winds will pick up early on Monday to leave a wet and windy day with gales, and perhaps storm force gusts over peaks. Freezing level remaining above summits, though significant wind chill can be expected in the strong winds and rain. Winds will ease for a time, before further rain pushing up from the south west overnight.

Tue 01 Dec 2015

Persistent heavy rain will soon clear through the morning with further light rain and drizzle expected after this. Hill fog will become quite extensive from early on Tuesday, particularly on west facing upslopes. Strong to gale force winds will continue throughout, with more persistent rain arriving overnight in to Wednesday.

Wed 02 Dec 2015

Rain and hill fog will slowly clear through Wednesday morning, with winds easing also. Some brighter spells may also develop through the late afternoon. Freezing levels staying above the summits.

Issued at: 0354 on Sat 28 Nov 2015