Fell Top Weather

Forecast

This evening

Cloudy, a few bright spells, widespread, locally heavy showers, wintry over the summits. The showers die and clear spells increase from late evening. Near gale force northwesterly summit winds.

Tomorrow - Tuesday, 16th April

HazardLikelihood
BlizzardsNone
Heavy Persistent SnowNone
Storm Force WindsNone
GalesNone
Severe Chill EffectMedium
Poor VisibilityMedium
ThunderstormsLow
Heavy Persistent RainNone
Strong SunlightLow
Summary
Dry and bright at first becoming cloudy with the odd afternoon shower. Summit winds will be near gale force northwest.
Detail
It will stay cloudy and dry with clear spells before dawn. The morning will be dry and bright with sunny spells. Cloud will increase through the afternoon with a few showers building over the Far Eastern Fells, low risk of thunder at times.
Visibility
Broken cloud 700-900m will become extensive by the afternoon, rising above the summits. The visibility will be mainly good, falling moderate in showers.
Chance of cloud free summits
60%
Forecaster's view
It will feel cold at height with clouds mainly above the peaks, lowering at times in showers.
Conditions through the day
Time00:0003:0006:0009:0012:0015:0018:0021:00
Weather
Precipitation20%20%20%20%20%30%20%20%
Freezing Level1000m900m700m600m600m700m800m700m
900mTemperature (°C)0-0-1-0121-2
Feels like (°C)-8-9-10-8-6-5-6-10
Wind directionNWNWNNNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)4238332824222731
Wind gust (mph)5046403631283438
600mTemperature (°C)32124441
Feels like (°C)-4-5-5-4-2-1-2-6
Wind directionNWNWNWNNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)3228212221182322
Wind gust (mph)4238283028253130
300mTemperature (°C)54468864
Feels like (°C)20-02553-0
Wind directionNWNWNWNNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)131311121191210
Wind gust (mph)3633282726222726
ValleyTemperature (°C)8768101086
Feels like (°C)53248863
Wind directionNWNWNNNNWNWNW
Wind speed (mph)101314141091210
Wind gust (mph)3233322924212725
Daylight
dawn 05:27, sunrise 06:06, sunset 20:18, dusk 20:56


Wednesday, 17th April

Detail
The day will be dry with bright or sunny spells.
Wind
Northwest 20-25mph gust 35mph
Visibility
Cloud will be broken 400-600m becoming extensive in the afternoon. The visibility will fall poor or very poor in afternoon rain.
Chance of cloud free summits
70%
Daylight
dawn 05:25, sunrise 06:04, sunset 20:20, dusk 20:58


Thursday, 18th April

Cloudy but dry becoming overcast with rain late afternoon. Fresh southwest summit wind with freezing level 900m.


Friday, 19th April

Overcast with patchy light rain, clearing during the early morning. Strong northwest summit wind with freezing level 1200m.


Saturday, 20th April

Cloudy and mainly dry. Moderate northerly summit wind with freezing level 1100.

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