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Yorkshire Dales

Weather hazards over 300m on Sun 26 Mar 2017

High risk

No high risks
none

Medium risk

Strong sunlight
Strong sunlight expected during the middle of the day

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

Sun 26 Mar 2017

Dry and clear overnight with a patchy frost. Another sunny morning with temperatures quickly picking up then sunshine turning rather hazy through the afternoon with thicker cloud then arriving in the evening. Quite warm at low elevations in the afternoon but feeling colder on the summits with an easterly breeze.

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Weather
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Precipitation probability
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10%

Visibility

Very good with distant summits visible. Good air clarity. Isolated patches of early morning mist.

Hill Fog

None expected during the day but turning persistent above 500m through the evening.

Max wind above 400m

East or southeasterly 15mph increasing to 25mph in the evening.

Temperature

Valleys:
Zero rising to 14 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 3 rising to 6 Celsius, falling to 3 Celsius in evening.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Malham
Altitude:
375 m
Rainfall measured at:
1500 on Sat 25 Mar 2017
Last 24 hours:
0.0 mm
Last 48 hours:
0.0 mm
Last 72 hours:
17.2 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.

Mon 27 Mar 2017

Mostly cloudy conditions overnight and early morning with perhaps the odd spot of rain. These will die out with sunny spells developing through the morning. Feeling cold on the summits in a fresh easterly breeze.

Visibility

Turning rather hazy overnight but becoming good through the morning with good views of distant hills.

Hill Fog

Periods of fog above 500m at first, with patches down to 350m on eastern upslopes, becoming patchy through the morning with most hills clear in the afternoon.

Max wind above 400m

Southeasterly 25mph with gusts of 35mph on the summits, easing to 15mph in the afternoon.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 5 rising to plus 12 Celsius.
800m:
Plus 4 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits

Tue 28 Mar 2017

Dry with sunny spells in the morning but cloud increasing to bring the chance of a few showers in the afternoon. Low risk of heavy or thundery showers. Fresh south or southeasterly winds. Freezing level above the summits.

Wed 29 Mar 2017

A dry start but wet and windy conditions arriving from the west during the morning. Some uncertainty over the timings of this breakdown to more unsettled weather.

Thu 30 Mar 2017

Rain will clear east followed by brighter conditions and showers. Mild conditions with strong winds likely over the summits. Low confidence.

Issued at: 1728 on Sat 25 Mar 2017