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Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Sat 27 Aug 2016

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Strong sunlight
Sunny spells through the much of the day, with a medium risk of sunburn.

Low risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Cloud developing from the south through the evening, with extensive areas of hill fog possible.
Thunderstorms
Some of the showers through the afternoon could turn thundery.
Heavy persistent rain
Showers during the afternoon, merging into longer spells of rain through the evening.

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Gales
none
Severe chill effect
none

Sat 27 Aug 2016

A dry and bright start, with long sunny periods. It will become cloudier from the south through the morning and early afternoon with showers and longer spells of rain. The rain will become persistent during the evening and overnight, with some heavier outbreaks possible. The heavier rain may also be accompanied by thunderstorms and extensive hill fog.

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Precipitation probability
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Visibility

Good or very good in the morning. Moderate or poor in the persistent and heavier rain during the afternoon and evening. Very poor in the hill fog.

Hill Fog

Blanket from early afternoon above 400 metres, but ragged hill fog down to 200 metres in the heaviest rain.

Max wind above 400m

Easterly 30mph through the early afternoon.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 12 Celsius rising to Plus 20 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 12 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)
Altitude:
511 m
Rainfall measured at:
1500 on Fri 26 Aug 2016
Last 24 hours:
13.8 mm
Last 48 hours:
17.8 mm
Last 72 hours:
17.8 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 28 Aug 2016

Heavy and persistent rain at first, with a chance of thunder but this will slowly ease through the morning, giving way to a day of sunshine and showers. The showers could become heavy and thundery at times before easing through the late afternoon. Some sunny spells may develop later in the evening.

Visibility

Generally moderate or poor in the persistent rain. becoming good through the afternoon, but poor moderate or poor again in any heavy showers. Very poor in hill fog.

Hill Fog

Blanket through the morning above 400m, with ragged down to 200m, but lifting through the morning. Ragged above 600m through the afternoon, but possibly falling to 400m in heavier showers.

Max wind above 400m

Northeasterly 20mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 11 Celsius rising to Plus 20 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 12 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Mon 29 Aug 2016

Dry with warm sunny spells and very isolated showers, mainly in the afternoon.

Tue 30 Aug 2016

A dry and bright start with some sunny spells. Cloud and some patches of hill fog pushing in from the west during the evening.

Wed 31 Aug 2016

A bright start with some sunny spells. Cloud thickening from the west through the afternoon with some spots of rain possible by dusk.

Issued at: 1758 on Fri 26 Aug 2016