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Ben Alder

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Mist 10 °C

    9 °C

  • Light shower day 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Light shower day 8 °C

    4 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

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  • Overcast 9 °C

    5 °C

Monday (Monday 21 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 20:44 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:59 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Drizzle Drizzle Heavy shower night Light rain Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy
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ESE 27 35 ESE 27 35 ESE 27 36 ESE 22 29 SE 16 24 S 15 24 SW 13 22 SW 11 17 S 9 13
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Sunrise: 06:01 Sunset: 20:39 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:36 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast
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S 14 20 S 16 22 S 17 23 SSW 18 27 SSW 19 31 S 15 27 WSW 16 26 SW 7 17
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Sunrise: 06:09 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Updated 03:00 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Light rain 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Fog 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Fog 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Fog 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Clear night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
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Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Dry in the northeast, rain in the far southwest later.

Today:

Many places will be dry, some hazy sunshine in the north. Thickening cloud will bring outbreaks of rain across the Uists and southwestern coasts later this afternoon. Becoming quite warm in the sheltered northwest mainland. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

North Highland and Lewis likely to remain dry but mostly cloudy. Elsewhere a cloudy night to come with some rain, occasionally heavy. Fresh easterly winds across the north, far southwest. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Tuesday:

Outbreaks of rain clearing away north to leave a mainly dry but cloudy afternoon. Some heavy showers developing across the southwest later. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Unsettled on Wednesday and Thursday with some heavy showers. Becoming somewhat drier and fresher by Friday.

Updated: 03:15 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the northwest, bright and warm elsewhere.

Today:

Starting bright in the east and remaining so in the far northeast, whilst rain pushes into the northwest, this turning heavy and persistent in places. Elsewhere, rather cloudy with drizzle at first, but brighter later and turning warm and humid.

Tonight:

Rain, heavy at times, slowly moving north-eastwards across Scotland, but staying dry in the far northeast. Largely cloudy and humid elsewhere with widespread hill and coastal fog.

Tuesday:

Rain across Scotland fizzling out, but further heavy and thundery rain spreading into Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Brighter elsewhere with a few showers. Turning very warm in the south.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Changeable and turning fresher with showers or longer spells of rain, these heaviest and most frequent in the north and west. Very warm and dry across the southeast on Wednesday.

Updated: 02:05 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 25 Aug 2017 to Sunday 3 Sep 2017:

Friday and the subsequent bank holiday weekend will stay changeable, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the south and east may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. Temperatures will be around normal in most parts, but probably above average in the southeast, bringing a chance of a few thundery showers. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Monday 4 Sep 2017 to Monday 18 Sep 2017:

In the first half of September, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south.

Updated: 02:05 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

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Ben Alder

Location
56.813, -4.462
Altitude
1148.0 m above mean sea level

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