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Met Office forecast for Friday

Issued 26 August at 01:05

A generally dry day is expected, with well broken cloud and sunny spells during the daytime. An isolated light shower or two can't be ruled out, mainly in the morning. Some clear spells are also expected after dusk.

0600 to 0900

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

0900 to 1200

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

1200 to 1500

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

1500 to 1800

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

1800 to 2100

Partly cloudy 0% chance of precipitation

2100 to 2400

Partly cloudy 0% chance of precipitation

Visibility

Generally good, perhaps moderate in any showers.

Hill fog

Occasional hill fog around 400m first thing, but cloud should lift above all summits during the morning, with just occasional patches around 600m possible in the evening mainly in the south of the park.

Wind at 500m

South-westerly 15-20mph gusting up to 35mph at times but easing to southwesterly 15mph through the late evening.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 11 Celsius early and late, rising to plus 19 Celsius in the afternoon.
  • At 900m: Plus 8 Celsius.
  • Freezing level: Well above all summits.

Daylight

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Hazards

Storm force winds

No risk

Gales

No risk

Severe chill effect

No risk

Persistent extensive hill fog

No risk

Thunderstorms

No risk

Heavy persistent rain

No risk

Strong sunlight

Medium risk - Medium risk of strong sunlight during sunny spells.

Blizzards

No risk

Heavy snow

No risk

Forecast for Saturday

Dry with sunny spells at first. However, an organised band of showers is expected to affect mainly the south of the park during the evening, with a few heavier ones possible.

Visibility

Generally good becoming moderate in any showers.

Hill fog

Occasional patches down to 600m at times.

Wind at 500m

Southerly or Southeasterly 10-15mph.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 11 Celsius early and late, rising to plus 20 Celsius in the afternoon.
  • At 900m: Plus 9 Celsius.
  • Freezing level Well above all summits.

Outlook for next few days

Sunday

Band of showers spreading north through the day, with a risk of some heavy and thundery outbreaks at times. Later in afternoon it should turn clearer from the south, with some late brightness. Light winds.

Monday

Generally dry early and late, but with occasional, mainly light showers developing during the day. Light winds, freshening from the southwest later.

Tuesday

Mainly cloudy with some showers, or patchy rain and drizzle at times. Moderate to strong southwesterly winds.