Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast
The Peak district and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and the area immediately between them.
Viewing Weather Forecast for Tuesday 1st September 2015
Forecast last updated on Monday 31st August 2015 at 4:13pm
Summary for all mountain areas
Cloud and showers will form widely in northwesterly winds. On eastern mountains the showers heavy with risk thunder. The remnants of a front will bring a few hours of nearly constant rain to N Scotland. Windy eastern Scottish Highlands.
Headline for Peak District and Yorkshire Dales
Light wind; heavy showers forming.
How windy? (On the summits)
Effect of wind on you?
Showers developing; risk lightning.
Showers developing afternoon, when some heavy. Small risk thunder.
Cloud on the hills?
Mostly above the summits
Cloud mostly above the summits morning; after midday cloud forming locally on the hills during and after showers,
Chance of cloud free summits?
Sunshine and air clarity?
Rare glimpses of sun from late morning - as cloud gradually fills in. Visibility excellent.
Temperature (at 600m)
And in the valleys
15 to 17C in the afternoon.
All mountain areas of Britain from Wednesday 2nd September 2015
Almost completely dry over the next week as high pressure, centred just west of Britain, dominates. However, not warm, and often cloudy. On Wednesday and Thursday, temperatures on highest tops Scottish Highlands close to freezing point, and even into the weekend, ground frost sheltered areas, mainly valleys at night.