Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast
The Peak district and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and the area immediately between them.
Forecast last updated on Thursday 30th October 2014 at 12:52pm
How windy? (On the summits)
Southerly around 35mph; gusts locally 50mph.
Effect of wind on you?
Widespread buffeting likely to develop where exposed on higher areas.
Rain not expected
Cloud on the hills?
Very little by midday
Areas of low cloud post dawn will fragment during the morning from the south. Little if any left Peak District by late morning and northernmost Yorkshire early to mid-afternoon.
Chance of cloud free summits?
20%, rising from south to 80%
Sunshine and air clarity?
Areas of sunshine developing. Persistent haze.
Temperature (at 600m)
And in the valleys
16 to locally 20C early to mid-afternoon.
All mountain areas of Britain from Saturday 1st November 2014
Windy on Saturday with a band of rain spreading east in the afternoon. Early next week will see a progressive drop in temperature on the summits; still showers and for some, several hours of constant rain. By Tuesday, some areas dry, and on Wednesday and perhaps Thursday, extensively dry with the wind having dropping. Cold enough for valley frost, and higher Scottish summits sub-freezing. Probably milder as further constant rain followed by showers (mainly west) follows in off the Atlantic later in the week.