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Peak District

Weather hazards over 300m on Sat 25 Oct 2014

High risk

Gales
Southwesterly winds will increase to above 50mph gusts giving considerable buffeting.

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

Low risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Cloud below 500m likely at first giving poor navigation.

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Severe chill effect
none
Thunderstorms
none
Heavy persistent rain
none
Strong sunlight
none

Sat 25 Oct 2014

Dry, breezy and chilly overnight with clear spells. A mostly cloudy and windy day with the gusts increasing after midday to above 50mph over the peaks and ridges. A few spots of light rain or drizzle in the morning then a few bright spells developing during the afternoon.

Time
0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Weather
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Precipitation probability
40% 20% 10% 0% 0% 0%

Visibility

Generally good but moderate at times in the morning with some early hill fog.

Hill Fog

Broken to overcast on southwestern slopes around 400-500m for first few hours.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 55mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 6 Celsius becoming plus 12 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 5 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the peaks.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Cat & Fiddle (midway between Buxton and Macclesfield)
Altitude:
511 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Sat 25 Oct 2014
Last 24 hours:
0.4 mm
Last 48 hours:
1.0 mm
Last 72 hours:
20.8 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.

Issued at: 0316 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Sun 26 Oct 2014

Windy and dry overnight with clear spells. Another windy day with very gusty southwesterly winds. It should stay dry for much of the day with some bright or sunny spells.

Visibility

Generally good with hill fog patches.

Hill Fog

Broken around 500m.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 60mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 8 Celsius becoming plus 14 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 6 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the peaks.

Issued at: 0316 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Mon 27 Oct 2014

Staying mild but very windy with wind backing southerly during the day. Gusts around 50mph over peaks and ridges but mostly good visibility. Risk of some occasional light rain or drizzle at first and again during the evening.

Issued at: 0316 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Tue 28 Oct 2014

Cloudy and windy again with a waving cold front moving down from the northwest. Rain arriving from this system by midday to give a wet afternoon and evening with some heavy rain at times. WInds ease off once the rain clears.

Issued at: 0316 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Wed 29 Oct 2014

After a fine start cloud will increase from the south perhaps with some light afternoon rain.

Issued at: 0316 on Sat 25 Oct 2014