Weather in the Lake District can change rapidly, so when you're planning a day out, visit Weatherline or call 0844 846 2444.

Lake District Weather Line Each winter, usually from December to March, our Fell top assessors walk up Helvellyn to check conditions, take photos and supply a report to add to the Met Office weather forecast that appears 365 days a year.

MWIS Lake District  Forecasts are produced manually using information from a range of forecast models and forecasters knowledge of mountain weather. New forecasts, for the next three days are produced by 4:30pm daily, normally earlier in the winter, and amended as necessary. Click here for a text version suitable for mobiles