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Yorkshire Dales

Weather hazards over 300m on Mon 06 Jul 2015

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Fog may become persistent at times at 400m during the afternoon and evening.
Strong sunlight
Risk of strong UV levels. Sun protection is advised.

Low risk

Thunderstorms
Low risk of showers later in the day turning thundery.

No risk

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

Mon 06 Jul 2015

A mainly dry start with clear or sunny spells. However, it will turn cloudier from later in the morning as a band of rain moves across the park from the west during the afternoon. Showers will follow during the evening and into the night. There is the possibility of these showers turning thundery at times.

Time
0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Weather
Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light rain Light rain Heavy shower day Light shower night
Precipitation probability
0% 30% 60% 80% 70% 80%

Visibility

Good at first with hills in the far distance visible. Once the rain arrives and again in the showers visibility will deteriorate with hills generally in the middle distance visible.

Hill Fog

Occasional fog down to 400m mainly in the west of the Dales, clearing during the morning for a time. In the band of rain, periods of hill fog at 400m for the rest of the day.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 15-20mph gusting 30mph, becoming southeasterly 25-30mph gusting 40-45mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 9 Celsius rising to plus 18 Celsius during the day before falling to plus 11 Celsius by nightfall.
800m:
Plus 7 Celsius, rising up to plus 11 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Malham
Altitude:
375 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Mon 06 Jul 2015
Last 24 hours:
0.4 mm
Last 48 hours:
3.0 mm
Last 72 hours:
3.8 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.

Tue 07 Jul 2015

Showers throughout the day, with the risk of these showers turning heavy and thundery at times, mainly during the afternoon.

Visibility

Overall good, becoming poor in the showers, where in the heavier showers only neighbouring hills will be visible.

Hill Fog

Periods of hill fog down to 500m until the early afternoon with occasional patches down to 300m. The rest of the afternoon onwards occasional fog down to 500m with patches down to 200m mainly in the west of the park.

Max wind above 400m

Southerly 20-25mph gusting 40mph, mainly across the highest summits. Becoming southwesterly 25-30mph gusting 40-45mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 11 Celsius rising to plus 18 Celsius during the day before falling to plus 10 Celsius by nightfall.
800m:
Plus 11 Celsius, falling down to plus 8 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Wed 08 Jul 2015

Mainly cloudy with scattered showers. Showers dying out during the evening. Moderate northwesterly winds.

Thu 09 Jul 2015

Dry throughout the day with sunny spells through the morning, but becoming cloudy going into the afternoon. Light to moderate northwesterly winds becoming light southerly.

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Another dry day with variable amounts of cloud. Light to moderate southwesterly winds.

Issued at: 0244 on Mon 06 Jul 2015