Lake District Forecast

Includes the whole of Cumbria, and also the western Pennines North from Ingleborough.

Viewing Weather Forecast for Monday 28th July 2014

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Forecast last updated on Monday 28th July 2014 at 7:33am

Summary for all mountain areas

Light winds across all mountain areas. Low cloud in some areas early morning, will soon become confined to higher tops, mainly in the Highlands. Essentially dry all day, although odd pockets of drizzly rain, mainly Wales at first.

Headline for Lake District

Light wind. Dry; most summits cloud free.

How windy? (On the summits)

Northerly or variable, often 10mph or less, slowly becoming northwesterly toward evening.

Effect of wind on you?

Negligible

How Wet?

Rain not expected

Cloud on the hills?

Lifting to clear many tops

Cloud on some higher fells after dawn will clear by mid-morning

Chance of cloud free summits?

Soon greater than 90%

Sunshine and air clarity?

Sunshine will tend to give way as cloud builds and fills in. Visibility excellent.

How Cold? (at 750m)

10 to 12C highest west

Freezing Level

Above the summits.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Tuesday 29th July 2014

Often breezy over Highland Scotland this week, with cloud frequently shrouding the western hills, plus light drizzly showers. Generally dry for England and Wales, with little if any rain, and cloud only confined to higher western areas. Toward the end of this week, showery bursts of rain may become more widespread.

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Mountaineering Council of Scotland sportscotland Association of Mountaineering Instructions