Fell Top Weather

Forecast

This evening

Showers turning frequent and occasionally heavy, with risk thunderstorms. Scattered showers and some limited clear spells. North to northwest summit winds increasing strong late evening. Freezing level above all summits.

Tomorrow - Friday, 10th July

HazardLikelihood
BlizzardsNone
Heavy SnowNone
Storm Force WindsNone
GalesNone
Severe Chill EffectNone
Poor VisibilityLow
ThunderstormsLow
Heavy Persistent RainNone
Strong SunlightMedium
Summary
Showers frequent and heavy at first.
Detail
Mainly cloudy for much of the day with frequent showers, these turning heavy at times with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers gradually turning lighter and less frequent late afternoon and through the evening.
Visibility
Very good falling moderate or poor in showers.
Chance of cloud free summits
60% with bases frequently lowering to 600-800m as showers pass through, becoming during the evening 90% as the showers dwindle and the cloud bases lift and break.
Forecaster's view
Risk thunderstorms at first and sunburn in later afternoon exposure.
Conditions through the day
Time00:0003:0006:0009:0012:0015:0018:0021:00
Weather
Precipitation70%40%60%40%60%60%30%20%
Freezing Level1800m1700m1700m1700m1700m1800m1700m1600m
900mTemperature (°C)65556776
Feels like (°C)21002321
Wind directionNWNWNWNWNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)1415212217202321
Wind gust (mph)1718252722262927
600mTemperature (°C)8778910108
Feels like (°C)54336764
Wind directionNWNWNWNWNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)1113181812161918
Wind gust (mph)1618242417232726
300mTemperature (°C)10991013131310
Feels like (°C)98781112119
Wind directionNWNWNWNWNWNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)579988106
Wind gust (mph)1415202120212421
ValleyTemperature (°C)1211121315151512
Feels like (°C)119101114141311
Wind directionNWNWNWNWNWNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)6910989118
Wind gust (mph)1618222119212322
Daylight
dawn 03:58, sunrise 04:51, sunset 21:44, dusk 22:37


Saturday, 11th July

Detail
Mainly dry with only a few isolated light showers between the bright or sunny spells.
Wind
West to northwest 15-20mph with gusts reaching 30mph over most exposed ridges and summits, easing from mid-morning.
Visibility
Good or very good lowering moderate in showers.
Chance of cloud free summits
90% with bases generally above summits, sporadically lowering to 600-800m as showers pass through.
Daylight
dawn 03:59, sunrise 04:52, sunset 21:44, dusk 22:36


Sunday, 12th July

Dry with bright and sunny spells through the morning, then cloud and rain spreading from the west later in the day. However timings may well change. Summit winds fresh to strong with freezing level above all peaks.


Monday, 13th July

Mainly cloudy with occasional rain, most persistent across western summits, however some drier brighter conditions also, particularly later in the day. Again summit winds fresh to strong with freezing level above all peaks.


Tuesday, 14th July

Mainly dry start, then increasing chance of rain feeding from the west.

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