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  • Heavy shower day 11 °C

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Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 18:46 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (27 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 19:48 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
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Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:53 Moon phase: New
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Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:55 Moon phase: New

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Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

North rather cloudy, sunny elsewhere on Saturday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloudy across the Western Isles and the far north, otherwise dry with some clear spells, leading to some frost. Fresh southwesterly wind across the northwest. Minimum Temperature -2C.

Saturday:

North Highland and will be mostly cloudy, although brightening up in places in the afternoon. Dry, sunny and very mild elsewhere. Brisk southwesterly wind in the northwest. Maximum Temperature 14C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Mainly dry, bright and mild with some sunshine on Sunday and Monday, the best of this across the northwest. Chance of some rain later on Tuesday.

Updated: 15:03 on Fri 24 Mar 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

It will be a fine weekend, with some warm sunshine.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloudy with rain at times in the far north. Elsewhere, it'll be a dry, clear and cold night with a widespread frost and perhaps a few fog patches forming in places.

Saturday:

It will be fine and dry with some pleasantly warm sunshine for most. There will be a cool north-easterly wind in the far south. Some rain for the Northern Isles.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Sunday and Monday will stay mainly dry and bright, although with a bit more cloud than Saturday, especially in the east. Showers may affect the south and west on Tuesday.

Updated: 14:57 on Fri 24 Mar 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 29 Mar 2017 to Friday 7 Apr 2017:

A rather more changeable and breezy pattern will be established across the UK during Wednesday and Thursday, particularly for the north and west, with some heavy rain probable here. The driest and brightest conditions are expected in eastern and southern areas of the UK, where it will feel pleasantly warm. By the weekend, we'll continue to see unsettled conditions across the UK, with bands of rain moving west to east, interspersed by brighter and showery interludes. It'll be often windy, particularly in the north and northwest, with gales at times. However, we are likely to see a good deal of settled and dry weather becoming established across the UK towards the end of the period.

UK Outlook for Saturday 8 Apr 2017 to Saturday 22 Apr 2017:

Much of this period will see a good deal of settled and dry weather across the UK. However, we are likely to see unsettled conditions with cloud, rain and strong winds affecting the far north and west of the UK at times, particularly at the start of the period. However, such unsettled spells of weather are likely to be short-lived. Temperatures are likely to be warmer than average, but with rather chilly nights at times, with frost and fog in places. Any colder spells are likely to be short-lived, although there are slight indications these may be more prevalent later in the month.

Updated: 14:57 on Fri 24 Mar 2017 GMT

Location details

Fort William

Location: 56.82, -5.104
Altitude: 7.0 m above mean sea level

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