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Yellow Warning Weather warnings issued for the United Kingdom

Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Fri 01 Aug 2014

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

Low risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Higher slopes likely to see hill fog as rain sets in.
Thunderstorms
Low risk of rain turning thundery late in the day.
Strong sunlight
Exposure to moderate UV levels possible during any sunny spells.

No risk

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

Fri 01 Aug 2014

Mostly dry with clear spells through the early hours of Friday. Cloud will build through the day with showers developing through the morning, then more persistent rain developing during the afternoon, turning heavier with a chance of thunder late afternoon onwards.

Time
0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Weather
Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower night
Precipitation probability
0% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90%

Visibility

Generally very good but moderate in rain or showers, locally very poor in hill fog patches later.

Hill Fog

Well broken or broken bases developing above 600 meters late in the day as rain becomes persistent.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 20 to 25 mph turning southerly and easing late in the day.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 12 Celsius rising to plus 20 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 12 to 15 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 Fri 01 Aug 2014
Last 24 hours:
0.2 mm
Last 48 hours:
0.2 mm
Last 72 hours:
0.2 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.

Issued at: 0455 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

Sat 02 Aug 2014

A fairly miserable day is likely with persistent and at times heavy rain through much of the day. Though the rain may ease at times, and dry or bright spells will be short lived. Extensive hill fog can be expected on higher slopes.

Visibility

Generally moderate to poor, perhaps briefly good should the rain ease for a time.

Hill Fog

Broken or blanket bases likely for much of the day above 400 meters, perhaps lifting to 600 meter through daylight hours.

Max wind above 400m

Southeasterly to southerly 10 to 15 mph, falling light and variable by mid morning.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 13 Celsius rising to plus 19 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 12 Celsius becoming Plus 14 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the highest summits.

Issued at: 0455 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

Sun 03 Aug 2014

The persistent and heavy rain should gradually clear during Sunday morning. The afternoon will become dry with sunny spells developing. Strong winds for a time, possibly gale force on higher, exposed slopes, the winds easing towards evening.

Issued at: 0455 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

Mon 04 Aug 2014

Plenty of fine and dry weather is likely on Monday, though a light shower is possible. Mainly light winds so feeling warm in any lengthy spells of sunshine.

Issued at: 0455 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

Tue 05 Aug 2014

Similar to Monday with a good deal of fine, dry weather and just the odd light shower. Winds again light so feeling warm.

Issued at: 0455 on Fri 01 Aug 2014