Digital Map Data:
© Collins Bartholomew Ltd (2006)
© Royal Mail Group PLC (2006)
Tuesday, 10 December 2013: dawn to dusk
Printable view Forecast issued: 0339 on Tuesday, 10 December 2013
Mainly cloudy with some patchy light rain or drizzle and hill fog. Drier with some cloud breaks in shelter allowing some sunny intervals, these mainly in north. Windy with severe summit gales.
|Heavy snow||No Risk|
|Storm force winds||Medium||Gusts over 70mph likely on the highest peaks including the Cairngorm Plateau.|
|Gales||High||Widespread gusts over 50mph.|
|Severe chill effect||Medium||Temperatures little above freezing and severe gales on the highest tops.|
|Persistent and extensive hill fog||Medium||Persistent hill fog in the south and west of the area, may be as low as 600m in places.|
|Heavy persistent rain||No Risk|
|Strong Sunlight||No Risk|
|Dawn to 0900||0900 to 1200||1200 to 1500||1500 to dusk|
Light rain showers
Mainly cloudy with some patchy light rain or drizzle and some hill fog. Drier over northern areas with some cloud breaks in shelter allowing some clear or sunny intervals, these mainly to the north of the Cairngorms including the Cromdale and Ladder Hills.
Moderate to poor at times in rain or drizzle with hill fog though mainly good especially in the north.
Widespread above 900m, and down to 600m in parts of the south and west.
Southwest 50 gusts 75mph.
|Glens||Plus 9 Celsius, though Plus 4 at first in north rising to Plus 11.|
|900 m||Plus 4 Celsius.|
|Freezing level||Above summits though the very highest summits will only be a little above freezing.|
Mainly dry and with the best of the cloud breaks and clear or sunny intervals again over the northern hills of Moray and Aberdeenshire. More cloud elsewhere this perhaps giving the odd patch of drizzle at first.
Mainly good, though moderate locally poor in light rain and drizzle in the south and west.
Fairly extensive above 600-900m the lower bases being found towards Breadalbane and the southern flank of the Angus Hills.
South to southwest at 45 gusts 60mph.
|Glens||Plus 9 Celsius rising to 11 Celsius.|
|900 m||Plus 4 Celsius.|
|Freezing level||Above the summits.|
Generally cloudy with extensive hill fog and some outbreaks of rain, more persistent across the south. Strong south to southwesterly winds touching gale force on the tops and freezing levels above the summits again.
Staying cloudy with further rain at times, though winds will gradually ease. Perhaps some summit snow later in the evening.
Drier overnight and a bright day on Saturday with some sunshine, isolated showers wintry on the Munro tops. Rain preceded by summit snow in the evening with severe southerly gales.
The Met Office is not responsible for the content of external sites. If you would like to consider adding a link to your webcam, please contact us.
Regional warning and alert feeds
The Met Office is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.