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Yorkshire Dales

Weather hazards over 300m on Fri 29 Jul 2016

High risk

Strong sunlight
Sunny spells during the afternoon will lead to a risk of high UV levels

Medium risk

No medium risks
none

Low risk

Persistent extensive hill fog
Persistent hill fog down to 500m during the early morning.

No risk

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

Fri 29 Jul 2016

Overnight outbreaks of rain will continue to push south during the early hours and should clear the park just after sunrise. It will then remain dry throughout the rest of the day. Cloud cover will thin and break up throughout the day leading to some good sunny spells during the afternoon and evening.

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Weather
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Precipitation probability
50-70% 30-50% 20% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Visibility

Moderate or occasionally poor to begin, but improving from the northwest during the morning and becoming very good by late morning.

Hill Fog

Widespread hill fog down to 500m with occasionally patches down to 200m at first. Cloud will lift and break throughout the early morning leaving summits free of cloud by late morning.

Max wind above 400m

North-westerly 10-15mph with gusts of 20-25mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 12 Celsius, rising to plus 21 Celsius during the afternoon.
800m:
Around plus 10 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Recent Rainfall

Location:
Malham
Altitude:
375 m
Rainfall measured at:
1500 on Thu 28 Jul 2016
Last 24 hours:
4.2 mm
Last 48 hours:
22.6 mm
Last 72 hours:
27.6 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.

Sat 30 Jul 2016

It will be a dry start with variable cloud. Throughout the day some isolated showers will form but there will still be plenty of sunny spells with most areas remaining dry. Any showers will start to ease during the evening.

Visibility

Good or very good, but dropping to poor in any showers.

Hill Fog

Occasionally down to 600m during the early hours and throughout the morning. Cloud lifting during the day to leave most summits free of cloud by afternoon.

Max wind above 400m

Westerly 15-20mph.

Temperature

Valleys:
Plus 10 Celsius, rising to plus 18 Celsius during the afternoon.
800m:
Around plus 11 Celsius.
Freezing level:
Above the summits.

Sun 31 Jul 2016

It will be a mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers. Showers most likely during the afternoon, these may be heavy and thundery at times. Light to moderated westerly winds.

Mon 01 Aug 2016

Further isolated showers and sunny spells expected throughout Monday. Showers easing during the evening. Light to moderate westerly winds.

Tue 02 Aug 2016

It will be a dry and sunny start, perhaps with a few isolated showers during the afternoon. Cloud will thicken and lower during the evening. Light to moderate south-westerly winds.

Issued at: 1618 on Thu 28 Jul 2016