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The Lake District
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Viewing forecast for Monday, 10th December, 2012
Forecast last reviewed on Thursday, 12/12/13 at 15:12
Headline, The Lake District
Risk snow flurries Pennines. Wind slowly easing.
Northerly 30 to 35mph post dawn, strongest Pennines. Will ease marginally through the day to 25 to 30mph
Effect Of Wind?
Will make walking difficult, particularly higher Pennines, although conditions will ease. Significant wind chill.
Risk snow flurries Pennines
Extensively fine, but occasional snow flurries, mainly or only Pennines.
Cloud on the hills?
Cloud likely to cover higher summits occasionally, rarely below 700m Pennines and 900m elsewhere.
Chance of cloud free Summits?
Greater than 90%, but 70% highest Pennines
Sunshine and air clarity?
Bright sunshine, most widely Lake District. Excellent or superb visibility.
How Cold? (at 750m)
600m, but ground frozen or partly frozen at lower level after a slight frost.
Planning Outlook for all mountain areas from Saturday, 14th December, 2013
A much wetter and most extensively in Scotland stormy period: Across Highland Scotland, there will be a series of freeze thaw cycles. Total precipitation will be considerable over western Scotland (but one or two bouts of heavy rain on all western mountains). Severe or occasionally storm force winds, will be most frequent across the Scottish Highlands.