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Peak District and Yorkshire Dales
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Viewing forecast for Thursday, 24th April, 2014
Forecast last reviewed on Wednesday, 23/04/14 at 16:14
Summary for all mountain areas
Soon light winds across all mountain areas. A patchwork of bright sunshine, but cloud will build with heavy showers, some with hail and thunder, in afternoon. Most summits free of cloud.
Headline, Peak District and Yorkshire Dales
Light wind. Scattered heavy showers; sunshine.
Southerly, 10mph or less.
Effect Of Wind?
Heavy showers; risk lightning
From about midday, scattered heavy showers; small risk thunder.
Cloud on the hills?
Very little if any
Cloud only rarely on the summits near and after showers.
Chance of cloud free Summits?
Sunshine and air clarity?
Patches of bright sun, particularly morning. Visibility excellent - much less haze.
Temperature (at 600m)
6C rising to 10C.
And in the valleys
Will rise to 14 to 16C in the afternoon.
Planning Outlook for all mountain areas from Friday, 25th April, 2014
Often dry, although showers will develop in the afternoon on Friday. Fairly warm. Low pressure centred over southern Britain will then dominate the weather for a few days, bringing areas of constant rain and also heavy showers, these focussed on the afternoons. Extensive low cloud, especially east. Driest conditions with least low cloud W & NW Highlands, south of Ullapool.