Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast
The Peak district and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and the area immediately between them.
Forecast last updated on Monday 24th November 2014 at 1:40pm
Summary for all mountain areas
A dry and fine day overall, although patchy rain and lowering cloud arrives in north-western Scotland later in the afternoon. Breezy on Scottish mountains, mostly light wind elsewhere. Areas of valley fog.
Headline for Peak District and Yorkshire Dales
Little wind. Dry with sunshine, some valley fog.
How windy? (On the summits)
Direction likely to vary, mostly westerly, 10mph or less, perhaps 15-20mph in N Yorkshire for a few hours after dawn.
Effect of wind on you?
Mostly very small.
Cloud on the hills?
Extensively cloud free
Banks of cloud may shroud some lower slopes, mostly early morning, but most or all summits extensively cloud free.
Chance of cloud free summits?
Sunshine and air clarity?
Sunshine extensive. Excellent visibility - especially higher areas. There may be fog in some valleys.
Temperature (at 600m)
And in the valleys
Slight frost some valleys morning; rising to 7 or 8C in afternoon.
All mountain areas of Britain from Tuesday 25th November 2014
A weak area of low pressure will affect the British Isles through midweek, with low cloud and patchy rain affecting England and Wales. Staying substantially dry in Scotland. Winds mostly light. Later in the week, upland gales developing, and rain spreading from the Atlantic onto western mountains in particular. Freezing level often confined to near or just above most higher Scottish summits, although some frost in valleys.