English and Welsh Forecasts

The Mountain Weather Information service produces forecasts for the following areas in England and Wales. A major revision for each area is released before 4:30pm daily, with updates to the forecasts being made whenever necessary during the day.

Each forecast can be viewed on the website, on smartphones and via the Android app. Downloadable pdf files give the latest 3 day forecasts.

Note that although forecasts are nominally for National Parks they generally include adjacent upland areas:

Lake District

The entire Lake District National Park, taking in all major summits, including Scafell, Helvellyn, Skiddaw, the Langdales and Old Man of Coniston. Also includes the Howgill Fells east of Kendal (the NW extension of Yorks Dales).

Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines

The entire Yorkshire Dales National Park and North Pennines AONB, including the Three Peaks and Cross Fell, also south to Forest of Bowland and Ilkley Moor.

Peak District

The southernmost Pennines, covering the entire Peak District National Park, also extending north to hills accessed from Hebden Bridge, and including the hills immediately north of Manchester.

Snowdonia National Park

Includes all summits in the the northern half of Wales from Plynlimon northwards.

Brecon Beacons

Includes all higher summits in the southern half of Wales, including highest point in Preseli Hills.

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