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Thursday

Sleet

3°C 37°F 0°C 32°F South Westerly
13km/h 8mph
Friday

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F North Westerly
26km/h 16mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F North Westerly
27km/h 17mph
Sunday

Sunny

4°C 39°F -1°C 30°F North Westerly
27km/h 17mph
Monday

Sleet

3°C 37°F 0°C 32°F West North Westerly
11km/h 7mph

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Sunrise 08:00 Sunset 16:46

Last updated 22:04

Weather forecast details for Thursday 29 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0000 hours0300 hours      
Weather Conditions Light Cloud Light Snow       
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F       
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 10km/h 6mph South South Westerly 5km/h 3mph South South Westerly       
Wind Direction SSW SSW       
Humidity 89% 95%       
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G M       
Pressure (Millibars) 974 974       

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Cold, with some wintry showers continuing through the night, but with snow becoming confined to the hills. Remaining windy with a significant wind chill and widespread frost developing. Icy stretches also developing on untreated surfaces where showers have fallen.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Greater Manchester

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    1030 on Thu 29 January
    To:
    1100 on Fri 30 January
    Updated 29 January at 10:20 Active

    Warning

    Showers of sleet, snow and hail will continue through the rest of Thursday and into Friday morning, although at lower levels there will be a gradual trend towards rain and sleet from Thursday evening onwards. This will bring a risk of further snow, especially on higher ground, along with icy stretches on untreated surfaces.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel.This is an update to the warning issued on Monday to extend the warning a little further southeast into parts of the Midlands, and also to include ice as a hazard.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    1030 on Thu 29 January
    To:
    1100 on Fri 30 January
    Updated 29 January at 10:20 Active

    Warning

    Showers of sleet, snow and hail will continue through the rest of Thursday and into Friday morning, although at lower levels there will be a gradual trend towards rain and sleet from Thursday evening onwards. This will bring a risk of further snow, especially on higher ground, along with icy stretches on untreated surfaces.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel.This is an update to the warning issued on Monday to extend the warning a little further southeast into parts of the Midlands, and also to include ice as a hazard.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Observations

Observed at 22:00, Thursday 29 January

Heavy Snow Shower

0°C 32°F

14km/h 9mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 100%

Visibility: Poor

Pressure: 976mb, Falling

Observation station: Leek, Thorncliffe

(Lat: 53.4882 | Lon: -2.2969)

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