Written by News on 20/05/2022
Valid From: 2022-05-20T00:00Z – (Today) – Lake District
Forecast: The morning will be mainly dry with variable cloud cover, an isolated light shower possible across western fells. Conditions deteriorating in the afternoon as cloud and rain spread from the west, this most likely from mid-afternoon. Rain will be heavy at times. Drier and clearer weather will return by early evening.
View: Strong winds expected at height, this will lead to drenching conditions and notable wind chill in afternoon rain.
Cloud Free Hill Top: 50%, best chance late morning until early afternoon
Visibility: Areas of low cloud down to 400 to 700 metres at first, this mostly across southern and western fells especially on southern upslopes. Cloud lifting above the tops by late morning, before cloud lowers quite widely to 500 metres by mid-afternoon. Conditions improving markedly by early evening as cloud clears from the summits.
Valid From: 2022-05-21T00:00Z – (Tomorrow) – Lake District
Forecast: Much of the day will be dry although rather cloudy, a few sunny intervals in the afternoon. A little light and patchy rain developing in the evening.
Wind: Southwesterly 20 to 30 mph on the higher tops
Cloud Free Hill Top: 60%
Visibility: Some thin cloud around 500 metres at first, otherwise cloud will be mostly above the summits for most of the day. Patchy cloud between 500 and 800 metres developing in the evening, mainly across southern fells.
Freezing Point: Above summits