Lake District Forecast
Includes the whole of Cumbria, and also the western Pennines North from Ingleborough.
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?
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
Above the summits.
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.