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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed
Monday

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F West South Westerly
26km/h 16mph
Tuesday

Heavy Rain

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Wednesday

Sunny

7°C 45°F 4°C 39°F North Westerly
24km/h 15mph
Thursday

Light Rain

8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F South Westerly
29km/h 18mph
Friday

Light Rain

8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F South Westerly
32km/h 20mph

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Last updated 02:08

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 4 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0600 hours0900 hours1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Thu
0300 hours
Weather Conditions Clear Sky Sunny Light Rain Shower Sunny Clear Sky Partly Cloudy Thick Cloud Light Cloud
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 5°C 41°F 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 21km/h 13mph West North Westerly 21km/h 13mph West North Westerly 24km/h 15mph North Westerly 23km/h 14mph West North Westerly 13km/h 8mph Westerly 13km/h 8mph West South Westerly 14km/h 9mph South Westerly 16km/h 10mph South Westerly
Wind Direction WNW WNW NW WNW W WSW SW SW
Humidity 90% 84% 72% 72% 82% 88% 88% 91%
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) E E VG VG VG VG VG VG
Pressure (Millibars) 1021 1025 1029 1032 1034 1036 1036 1036

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Outlook for Wednesday to Friday

    Turning drier and less windy through Wednesday, although frosty overnight. Becoming cloudier and milder during Thursday with some rain later. Often cloudy with some further rain Friday, and freshening winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Cumbria

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    1800 on Mon 2 March
    To:
    1000 on Tue 3 March
    Updated 2 March at 10:25 Active

    Warning

    Further heavy, wintry showers are expected overnight Monday and into Tuesday. Snow will fall to low levels in places in Scotland and Northern Ireland, with localised accumulations of 1 to 3 cm, while snow-cover will be more widespread over hills here, with around 4-8 cm possible above around 200m, especially in the west. Wales and northern areas of England will see snow chiefly over higher ground, with more than 5 cm in places but with some accumulations possible at low levels too. Ice will be an additional hazard across much of northern Britain.

    The public are advised to be aware of tricky travel conditions generally, and possible disruption to transport.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    1800 on Mon 2 March
    To:
    1000 on Tue 3 March
    Updated 2 March at 10:25 Active

    Warning

    Further heavy, wintry showers are expected overnight Monday and into Tuesday. Snow will fall to low levels in places in Scotland and Northern Ireland, with localised accumulations of 1 to 3 cm, while snow-cover will be more widespread over hills here, with around 4-8 cm possible above around 200m, especially in the west. Wales and northern areas of England will see snow chiefly over higher ground, with more than 5 cm in places but with some accumulations possible at low levels too. Ice will be an additional hazard across much of northern Britain.

    The public are advised to be aware of tricky travel conditions generally, and possible disruption to transport.

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 02:00, Tuesday 3 March

Partly Cloudy

4°C 39°F

31km/h 19mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 71%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1008mb, Rising

Observation station: Walney Island

(Lat: 54.125 | Lon: -3.257)

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