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Thursday

Sleet

3°C 37°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Friday

Light Rain

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
29km/h 18mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

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

Sunny

4°C 39°F 0°C 32°F North North Westerly
29km/h 18mph
Monday

Light Rain

4°C 39°F 0°C 32°F West South Westerly
13km/h 8mph

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Sunrise 08:03 Sunset 16:46

Last updated 10:06

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 1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Fri
0300 hours  
Weather Conditions Light Rain Sleet Sleet Shower Light Snow Light Cloud Sleet   
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 31km/h 19mph West North Westerly 27km/h 17mph West North Westerly 24km/h 15mph North Westerly 19km/h 12mph West North Westerly 16km/h 10mph Westerly 11km/h 7mph Westerly   
Wind Direction WNW WNW NW WNW W W   
Humidity 73% 84% 85% 83% 84% 95%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG M VG G G P   
Pressure (Millibars) 978 975 975 975 974 973   

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Another cold and windy day with sunny spells and further snow showers. However, these showers will likely fall as sleet near the coasts and the snow will become increasingly confined to the hills later in the day.

  • Tonight

    Cold with wintry showers at first. Outbreaks of rain, sleet and hill snow will move southwards from midnight, easing later. Remaining windy with a significant wind chill and frost likely.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Lancashire

  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

Issued by the Met Office

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:14, Thursday 29 Jan

Observations

Observed at 10:00, Thursday 29 January

Heavy Rain Shower

5°C 41°F

60km/h 37mph Westerly

Humidity: 76%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 996mb, Falling

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.497 | Lon: -3.056)

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