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Saturday   (27 May 2017)
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Monday   (29 May 2017)
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Issued at: 1700 on Sat 27 May 2017

Forecast summary

Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Cloudy with rain Sunday morning, but drier and brighter later.

This Evening and Tonight:

This evening will be mostly cloudy with outbreaks of rain, heavy and thundery in places. Rain will become persistent later in the evening and overnight, but with drier spells towards Speyside. Fresh northwesterly winds in the west. Minimum Temperature 10 °C.

Sunday:

Outbreaks of rain gradually becoming confined in northwest with drier and possibly brighter conditions developing elsewhere. Some sunshine possible across Hebrides. Much cooler than of late. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Dry start Monday but outbreaks of rain soon spread north. Tuesday starts rather cloudy and breezy with occasional rain but brighter in afternoon in east. Wednesday looks drier and brighter.

Updated at: 1453 on Sat 27 May 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Cooler and fresher tonight. Thundery downpours in the south tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain, some heavy and thundery, will gradually pull away northwards, although this is likely to persist across the far north, before easing. Dry with broken cloud and clear spells elsewhere, and it will feel cooler and fresher than previous nights.

Sunday:

Cloud and patchy rain across northern Scotland. Feeling cooler in the north. Sunny spells developing in the south, before heavy thundery rain spreads into parts of England and Wales later.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Humid with thundery downpours in southeast on Monday, brighter and fresher with some showers elsewhere. Some rain on Tuesday, followed by showers in the north. Dry and sunny on Wednesday.

Updated at: 1610 on Sat 27 May 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 1 Jun 2017 to Saturday 10 Jun 2017:

Thursday and Friday will be mainly dry with sunny spells for most, although cloud and rain could spread southeastwards during the day. Still rather warm and humid in the southeast, with the chance of some thundery showers. Through the rest of the period, we are likely to see a more changeable pattern becoming established across the United Kingdom, with northern and western parts seeing spells of rain or showers at times. Meanwhile, many southern and eastern parts should be drier and brighter overall, with any spells of rain that do spread southeastwards likely to be fairly weak. Windy at times, especially in the northwest. Temperatures are likely to be near normal in the north and west, but warm in many southern and eastern areas.

Updated at: 1444 on Sat 27 May 2017

UK Outlook for Sunday 11 Jun 2017 to Sunday 25 Jun 2017:

Confidence is low during this period, although we are likely to see the changeable pattern continuing across the United Kingdom through the early part of June, with a predominately west or southwesterly flow. The unsettled conditions mainly affecting northern and western parts early on, but gradually these look likely to spread southeastwards, with temperatures near normal. By mid to late June confidence remains low, although on balance we are likely to see a continuation of the changeable conditions for many, with temperatures remaining near the average. However, there is a low probability of a more settled and perhaps warmer spell of weather possible around mid-June, mainly in the southeast.

Updated at: 1443 on Sat 27 May 2017