Lake District Forecast
Includes the whole of Cumbria, and also the western Pennines North from Ingleborough.
Viewing Weather Forecast for Friday 12th February 2016
Forecast last updated on Friday 12th February 2016 at 7:20am
Summary for all mountain areas
Many areas dry all day. Nevertheless, remnants of areas of showers will drift inland, mainly N/NE Scotland, but separately patches may have penetrated far inland over S. Pennines and Wales. Windy N Scotland. Areas of sunshine, the air very clear.
Headline for Lake District
Isolated snow flurries. Fairly light wind.
How windy? (On the summits)
Easterly, 10 to 20mph.
Effect of wind on you?
Isolated snow flurries
Substantially or completely dry. Low risk snow flurries.
Cloud on the hills?
Mostly very little
Fragments of cloud mainly Pennines above 700m, otherwise cloud rare below 850m.
Chance of cloud free summits?
Sunshine and air clarity?
Occasional bright sunshine, mostly western fells. The air remaining very clear.
How Cold? (at 750m)
Most terrain frozen. By day, slight thawing, particularly sunlit slopes up to about 500m.
All mountain areas of Britain from Saturday 13th February 2016
Cold conditions will persist until the middle of next week, when gradually higher temperatures will percolate inland from the west. Remnants of areas of constant snow or snow showers will continue in some areas over the weekend, but overall extensively dry. Winds light or fairly light on the hills before upland gales edge inland to the Scottish Highlands on Tuesday.