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Issued at: 0700 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Generally cloudy with outbreaks of rain. Drier around Inverness.

Today:

Staying cloudy in the west today with rain this heaviest over Lewis. Some sunny spells around Inverness and the Black Isle. More general rain spreading to all parts by early evening. Maximum Temperature 17C.

Tonight:

Cloudy with rain at first this evening this heaviest over Skye. Drier and clearer but cooler conditions following the rain later in the night. A few showers over Western Isles. Minimum Temperature 4C.

Saturday:

A bright but cooler day with a mixture of sunny spells and a scattering of showers, these mainly over the Skye and Sutherland. Fresh to strong southerly winds. Maximum Temperature 14C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Sunny spells and showers on Sunday, mainly in the west. Frequent heavy showers on Monday. Much cooler on Tuesday with wintry showers in the north.

Issued at: 0400 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Dry and warm for many, but rain in the northwest.

Today:

A dry day across much of the country with warm sunny spells, especially in the south and east, although outbreaks of rain will continue in the far northwest. Winds will strengthen in the west, with rain edging slowly southeastwards later.

Tonight:

A dry end to the day for many, but cloud, rain and strong winds will continue to move southeastwards overnight, with clearer, showery conditions following into the northwest by dawn.

Saturday:

Rain in the southeast will be slow to clear. Elsewhere, plenty of dry, bright weather, but further rain and strong winds arriving into western areas later in the afternoon.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Rain over central areas gradually clearing to the southeast on Sunday, with cooler, showery weather following and continuing through Monday.Colder still, but showers easing a little on Tuesday. Windy.

Issued at: 0400 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 4 Nov 2014 to Thursday 13 Nov 2014:

On Tuesday, a cool and showery north or northwesterly airstream will affect the UK, with showers most frequent in the northwest where they may fall as snow over hills. It will be windy at times too. Temperatures generally a little below average, and feeling cold in comparison to the recent very mild weather. Showers should gradually ease from around midweek with more in the way of brighter weather, and frost at night. Thereafter a return to more unsettled and windy weather from the west looks the most likely scenario, with spells of rain pushing northeastwards across the country interspersed by brighter, showery and colder days. Some particularly wet and windy weather is a possibility at times. Temperatures are likely to return to nearer normal for November.

UK Outlook for Friday 14 Nov 2014 to Friday 28 Nov 2014:

During this period, the generally west or southwesterly flow is likely to bring spells of wet and windy weather, especially to northern and western parts of the UK. However, southern and eastern areas may see some drier and settled conditions increasing the likelihood of some sunshine, but also the risk of frost, mist and fog overnight, the latter of which could be slow to clear. Spells of unsettled weather are still likely across the south and east though. Daytime temperatures may well be near normal, although it will feel colder during any wet and windy spells.

Issued at: 0400 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Weather map

Fri 0900

Weather forecast map for Fort William

Fort William Fort William – Cloudy 56.8199 -5.104
Strathyre Strathyre – Light rain 56.3257 -4.3234
Craig Craig – Overcast 57.4889 -5.2754
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Light rain 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Heavy rain 57.4127 -6.1949
Tarbert Tarbert – Overcast 55.87 -5.42
Tiree Tiree – Heavy shower day 56.497 -6.887
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Dundee Dundee – Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Lairg Lairg – Cloudy 58.0223 -4.401
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Heavy shower day 57.4836 -7.3599
Cumnock Cumnock – Cloudy 55.4535 -4.2645
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Stornoway Stornoway – Heavy rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Durness Durness – Cloudy 58.567 -4.75
Stranraer Stranraer – Cloudy 54.9033 -5.0228

Location Details

Fort William

Location: 56.8199, -5.104

Altitude: 7m above mean sea level

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