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Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Thu 02 Jul 2015

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Strong sunlight
Risk of UV exposure despite the cloud.

Low risk

Thunderstorms
Chance of thunderstorms late afternoon and evening, with lightning possible.

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

Thu 02 Jul 2015

Dry with clear spells overnight, though feeling very warm and sultry with light winds. Thursday will be rather cloudy for much of the day, and much less hot than on Wednesday, though still warm and humid in light winds. Conditions should be mainly dry for much of the day, though heavy showers or thunderstorms are likely to develop in the late afternoon and early evening, with torrential downpours possible.

Time
0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Weather
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Thunder shower day Heavy shower night
Precipitation probability
0% 0% 20% 40% 70% 40%

Visibility

Mostly good but moderate or poor in any heavy showers or thunderstorms. Very poor in any hill fog.

Hill Fog

Well broken above 500 metres in the early hours, but soon clearing.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 30mph at first, easing to southwesterly 10-15mph by the afternoon.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 18 Celsius becoming plus 22 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 16 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the highest summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)
Altitude:
511 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Thu 02 Jul 2015
Last 24 hours:
0.0 mm
Last 48 hours:
0.0 mm
Last 72 hours:
0.0 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.

Fri 03 Jul 2015

Becoming dry in the early hours of Friday with some good clear spells developing, and feeling much fresher than recent nights. Friday daytime should be fine and dry for much of the day with some good sunny spells, and feeling pleasantly warm and much less humid than recent days. In the evening it will become increasingly breezy, and heavy showers or thunderstorms are likely to develop, continuing overnight.

Visibility

Mainly good or very good, but moderate or poor in heavy showers or thunderstorms.

Hill Fog

Nil.

Max wind above 400m

South to southeasterly 15-20mph, increasing to 30-40mph by late evening.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 9 Celsius becoming plus 20 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 16 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the highest summits.

Sat 04 Jul 2015

A few showers possible at first, but clearing during the morning to leave a fine afternoon with some good sunny spells, and a pleasant westerly breeze. Visibility should be good or very good outside of showers.

Sun 05 Jul 2015

A mainly fine start, though turning cloudier in the afternoon with a few showers developing, likely clearing later to leave a fine evening.

Mon 06 Jul 2015

Most likely a fine and dry start, but becoming increasingly unsettled during the day as strengthening winds and a bands of rain spread into the area from the west.

Issued at: 0506 on Thu 02 Jul 2015