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Yorkshire Dales

Weather hazards over 300m on Sat 04 Jul 2015

High risk

Strong sunlight
Risk of very high UV levels in prolonged sunshine.

Medium risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Periods of hill fog down to 400m with isolated patches down to 200m during the early morning.
Thunderstorms
Lightning risk within heavy showers during the morning.

Low risk

Gales
A low risk of gusts reaching gale force at first associated with the heavy showers.
Severe chill effect
Wind chill is likely due to strong winds in showers.
Heavy persistent rain
Heavy showers are likely. There is a low risk of local surface water flooding.

No risk

Blizzards
none
Heavy snow
none
Storm force winds
none

Sat 04 Jul 2015

There will be some scattered showers at first, with a low risk that some of these may be heavy and thundery. These showers will clear away to the north before noon. The afternoon will bring some prolonged sunny spells, with just the odd isolated shower.

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

Visibility

Generally very good, but moderate in showers, potentially poor in heavy showers.

Hill Fog

Periods of hill fog down to 400m with isolated patches down to 200m first thing, but this will clear away with the showers, leaving the peaks clear around lunchtime.

Max wind above 400m

Southeasterly 25-30mph with gusts around 40mph, but 50mph gusts possible in association with heavy showers. Becoming southwesterly through the afternoon, and gusts easing to 30-35mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 12 Celsius rising to plus 23 Celsius during the day before falling to plus 11 Celsius by nightfall.
800m:
Plus 13 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Freezing level above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Malham
Altitude:
375 m
Rainfall measured at:
0300 on Sat 04 Jul 2015
Last 24 hours:
0.8 mm
Last 48 hours:
3.6 mm
Last 72 hours:
10.2 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.

Sun 05 Jul 2015

A dry and clear start to the day. However, heavy and thundery showers will develop again across the park during the morning and afternoon. These are expected to clear during the evening leaving some clear spells behind, but the odd light shower possible as well.

Visibility

Generally good but moderate in showers and poor to very poor in heavy/thundery showers.

Hill Fog

Generally no hill fog expected but patches down to 600m are possible, associated with heavy/thundery showers.

Max wind above 400m

Southwesterly to southerly 15-20mph gusting up to 30mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 10 Celsius rising to plus 21 Celsius during the day before falling to plus 12 Celsius by nightfall.
800m:
Plus 11 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Freezing level above the peaks.

Mon 06 Jul 2015

A mainly dry, clear morning, followed by a cloudy, wet afternoon and evening as a band of rain moves in from the west. Heavy outbreaks of rain are possible. Light to moderate southerly.

Tue 07 Jul 2015

Rain in the early hours will clear by morning, to leave some sunny spells but some scattered showers as well. Light to moderate southwesterly winds, becoming westerly by late evening.

Wed 08 Jul 2015

Mainly dry throughout the day with just the odd light shower possible. Moderate westerly winds.

Issued at: 0319 on Sat 04 Jul 2015