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Friday

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F North North Westerly
35km/h 22mph
Sunday

Sunny

4°C 39°F 0°C 32°F North Westerly
32km/h 20mph
Monday

Light Rain

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F North North Westerly
14km/h 9mph
Tuesday

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F Northerly
24km/h 15mph

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Last updated 05:05

Weather forecast details for Friday 30 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0900 hours1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Sat
0300 hours 
Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Sunny Heavy Rain Shower Thick Cloud Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Clear Sky  
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 10km/h 6mph West North Westerly 31km/h 19mph West North Westerly 32km/h 20mph West North Westerly 24km/h 15mph North Westerly 21km/h 13mph North Westerly 19km/h 12mph North Westerly 19km/h 12mph North North Westerly  
Wind Direction WNW WNW WNW NW NW NW NNW  
Humidity 90% 73% 83% 83% 87% 86% 83%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G E VG VG VG VG VG  
Pressure (Millibars) 978 978 976 975 975 976 978  

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    An icy start this morning, and another cold feeling day, especially in the brisk northwesterly wind. A scattering of wintry showers, especially this afternoon, but generally fewer than Thursday. Snow mainly confined to hills, with sleet at lower levels.

  • Tonight

    There will be further wintry showers overnight, and with increasingly cold air, the showers will fall as snow to lower levels.

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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Observations

Observed at 05:00, Friday 30 January

Thick Cloud

2°C 36°F

14km/h 9mph North North Westerly

Humidity: 86%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 978mb, Rising

Observation station: Walney Island

(Lat: 54.125 | Lon: -3.257)

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