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Met Office forecast for Tuesday

Issued 31 May at 02:28

It will become increasingly cloudy in the east through the morning, but western areas should remain relatively bright with sunny spells. Overnight the cloud will spread further west with some patchy outbreaks of rain possible in the east of the park.

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

Medium-level cloud 20% chance of precipitation

2100 to 2400

Medium-level cloud 30% chance of precipitation

Visibility

Generally good, but during the late evening deteriorating to moderate in any rain.

Hill fog

Occasional over 700m, but a few patches down to 500m at times, especially across the eastern ranges. Most western summits will be clear during the day, but patches developing through the evening.

Wind at 500m

Northerly to northeasterly 35-40mph, with gusts to around 55mph across the tops.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 9 Celsius rising to plus 19 Celsius.
  • At 900m: Plus 5 Celsius rising to plus 8 Celsius.
  • Freezing level: Above the summits.

Daylight

- from time.is

Hazards

Storm force winds

No risk

Gales

Medium risk - Especially over high fell tops.

Severe chill effect

No risk

Persistent extensive hill fog

No risk

Thunderstorms

No risk

Heavy persistent rain

No risk

Strong sunlight

High risk - Exposure to moderate or high UV levels may cause sunburn.

Blizzards

No risk

Heavy snow

No risk

Forecast for Wednesday

A cloudy day, with outbreaks of rain through the day, mainly in the southeast, and perhaps heavy in the morning. The northwest will be drier, but still quite cloudy. It should become drier elsewhere from evening time onwards, with a few clearer spells developing overnight.

Visibility

Moderate in rain but otherwise good.

Hill fog

Most fells over 700m with be in hill fog, with occasional patches down to 400m.

Wind at 500m

North to northeast 35-40 gusting 55mph.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 9 Celsius, rising to Plus 16 Celsius.
  • At 900m: Around 6 Celsius.
  • Freezing level Above the summits.

Outlook for next few days

Thursday

Patchy cloud, still with a risk of a few outbreaks of rain during the day but then drier overnight. The moderate to strong northeasterly winds will ease slowly.

Friday

A mainly dry day, but patchy cloud possibly giving some light rain in the evening. Moderate northeasterly winds.

Saturday

Another predominantly dry day, though the odd spot of drizzle is possible as it will be a cloudy again. Moderate northeasterly winds.