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Weather Forecast

Weather for Glossop and the surrounding area

                      
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NW Text Forecast @ 4:00pm

Wet and windy weather persisting through the week.

This Evening and Tonight

Wet and windy conditions will persist into the evening and overnight, with heavy rain across the hills. However, lower ground in the south will escape much of this rain. Minimum Temperature 3C

Thursday

After a wet and windy start, a mixture of bright skies and blustery showers will follow into the afternoon, with showers turning wintry over the hills. Showers easing overnight. Maximum Temperature 10C

Outlook for Friday to Sunday

Staying unsettled on Friday and through the weekend with further wet and windy weather, interspersed with brief drier spells. Windy throughout with gales possible at times.

UK Outlook
Monday 24 Feb 2020 to Wednesday 4 Mar 2020

Unsettled and often windy conditions are expected to continue with areas of rain moving east across the UK interspersed with brighter, showery interludes. Rain is likely to be heaviest across western and northwestern areas, especially over the hills, with the best of any more prolonged drier interludes in the south and east. Hail and thunder are also possible in the showery interludes with snow at times over northern hills. Temperatures will generally be around average, but above in the south. Some brief quieter, colder spells are also possible later in the period, especially in southern and eastern areas, these bringing some overnight frost and patchy fog in places. Elsewhere will continue to see spells of wet and windy weather.

UK Outlook
Thursday 5 Mar 2020 to Thursday 19 Mar 2020

A continuation of the unsettled weather is expected at first, with spells of rain and strong winds broken by brighter but showery conditions. The heaviest rain and strongest winds are expected in the northwest, with drier conditions expected in southern and eastern parts. It will perhaps become more generally settled by the middle of March, with more prolonged dry spells possible, especially in the south. Any further spells of wet weather most likely in the north. Temperatures mostly above average, with any cold interludes fairly brief, but with the continued risk of overnight frosts.


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Mountain Forecast @ 3:56pm

Heavy rain turning to snow on the tops in the morning with strong to gale force southwest winds turning northwest, then becoming brighter in afternoon with scattered wintry showers.

HazardLikelihood
BlizzardsLow Likelihood
Heavy SnowLow Likelihood
Storm Force WindsNo Likelihood
GalesMedium Likelihood
Severe Wind ChillMedium Likelihood
Poor VisibilityMedium Likelihood
ThunderstormsNo Likelihood
Persistent Heavy Rain Medium Likelihood

Mountain Forecast

3:56pm |Rain becoming heavier and more prolonged overnight. Then outbreaks of heavy rain during the morning with extensive hill fog and rain will turn to sleet or snow over the tops during the morning. Becoming drier and brighter in the afternoon, but with a scattering of wintry showers, snow mainly above 300m. Some clear spells in the evening and showers will mostly die out. Windy with risk of blizzard conditions at height


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Local Weather Stations

Glossop Observations at 2:36am
Contributing Stations: 6

Temperature Range: 8 / 9 °c
Humidity: 96 %
Wind Speed: 9 mph
Gust Speed: 17 mph
Wind Direction: 206
Dewpoint: 6 °c
Hourly Rainfall: 0.00 mm
Sunrise: 07:19
Sunset: 17:23
UV index: 0.0
Solar Radiation: 7.7 W/sqm

Penistone Observations at 2:37am
Contributing Stations: 14

Temperature Range: 7 / 9 °c
Humidity: 98 %
Wind Speed: 24 mph
Gust Speed: 29 mph
Wind Direction: 149
Dewpoint: 6 °c
Hourly Rainfall: 1.27 mm
Sunrise: 07:19
Sunset: 17:23
UV index: 0
Solar Radiation: 7.7 W/sqm

Bamford Observations at 2:37am
Contributing Stations: 12

Temperature Range: 7 / 9 °c
Humidity: 96 %
Wind Speed: 16 mph
Gust Speed: 24 mph
Wind Direction: 158
Dewpoint: 6 °c
Hourly Rainfall: 0.00 mm
Sunrise: 07:19
Sunset: 17:23
UV index: 0
Solar Radiation: 7.7 W/sqm
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