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Yorkshire Dales

Weather hazards over 300m on Thu 30 Jul 2015

High risk

Strong sunlight
High UV levels expected through the middle of the day.

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

Low risk

No low risks
none

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none
Gales
none
Severe chill effect
none
Persistent extensive hill fog
none
Thunderstorms
none
Heavy persistent rain
none

Thu 30 Jul 2015

Overnight cloud will tend to break up through the morning to give plenty of sunny spells through the rest of the day. There may be some isolated showers first thing, these most likely in the east of the park, and dying away quickly. Cloud will begin to increase from the west towards midnight.

Time
0600 to 0900 0900 to 1200 1200 to 1500 1500 to 1800 1800 to 2100 2100 to 2400
Weather
Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Precipitation probability
30% 10% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Visibility

Generally very good, with details of fells in the middle distance readily resolved. Visibility will fall to moderate in any showers, leaving only adjacent fells visible.

Hill Fog

Occasional patches of hill fog down to 500m will affect the park until mid morning. Once this early hill fog clears, peaks should remain clear for the rest of the day.

Max wind above 400m

Northwesterly 10-15mph gusting 25mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 7 Celsius rising to plus 15 Celsius before falling again to plus 8 Celsius by midnight.
800m:
Plus 7 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Malham
Altitude:
375 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Thu 30 Jul 2015
Last 24 hours:
10.4 mm
Last 48 hours:
32.0 mm
Last 72 hours:
51.8 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.

Fri 31 Jul 2015

Cloud will thicken and bring some showery rain around dawn. These showers will ease for a time during the morning, but a heavier band of rain will arrive late afternoon and persist through the rest of the day. There is a small risk that some heavier bursts of rain in the evening may be thundery.

Visibility

Generally good, with fells in the middle distance clearly seen. Visibility will fall in any showers, leaving only adjacent fells visible, and may become poor in the heaviest bursts.

Hill Fog

Occasional patches will affect the northwest of the park until mid morning, when it will lift to leave the peaks largely clear until evening. From early evening patches will return to the west of the park and will persist through the rest of the day, reaching as low as 500m.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly 20-25mph gusting 35mph. The strongest gusts will be associated with heavy downpours in the evening.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 5 Celsius rising to plus 15 Celsius before falling again to plus 10 Celsius by midnight.
800m:
Plus 7 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Sat 01 Aug 2015

Cloudy and wet initially, though the rain is expected to clear and the cloud to break through the morning. Sunny during the afternoon. Light to moderate southwesterly winds.

Sun 02 Aug 2015

A dry and clear start will give way to an increasingly cloudy day with a risk of isolated outbreaks of rain in the evening. Light to moderate southwesterly winds becoming southeasterly during the afternoon.

Mon 03 Aug 2015

A cloudy morning will be followed by a band of rain later in the day. Moderate to strong southerly winds.

Issued at: 0325 on Thu 30 Jul 2015