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Issued at: 0700 on Sat 23 May 2015

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

A fine sunny start for most, but rain later.

Today:

A fine, dry and sunny start to the day, particularly towards Inverness. However, cloud spreading from the west from mid-morning with rain pushing east during the afternoon to all areas before early evening. Winds freshening this afternoon. Maximum Temperature 17C.

Tonight:

Periods of rain during evening, occasionally turning heavier in west. Rain clearing overnight leaving scattered showers by dawn, while skies stay rather cloudy. Fresh to strong winds veering westerly overnight. Minimum Temperature 6C.

Sunday:

A mainly cloudy day with occasional showers. Best of the limited brighter spells will appear towards the northern end of the Great Glen. Winds west to southwest moderate to fresh. Maximum Temperature 16C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Some sunny spells developing, but skies will be mainly cloudy through the coming days with showers, occasionally merging to longer periods of rain. West to southwesterly winds fresh, occasionally strong.

Updated at: 0432 on Sat 23 May 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Generally dry with sunny spells. Rain in the northwest later.

Today:

Cloudy with some patchy light rain in the south and southeast at first. Elsewhere, a chilly start followed by a fine, dry day with sunny spells and feeling pleasantly warm. However, cloud and rain will arrive into the northwest later.

Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain will move south-eastwards to lie across northern England and Wales by morning. Remaining dry and mild to the south and cooler with scattered showers to the north.

Sunday:

Rain across central parts moves south-eastwards and weakens, clearing all but the far southeast by evening. Cooler, brighter conditions will follow with scattered showers affecting northwest Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Many places will be dry with variable cloud and bright or sunny spells and only isolated showers. Becoming breezy in the northwest on Wednesday, perhaps with some rain or showers.

Updated at: 0355 on Sat 23 May 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 27 May 2015 to Friday 5 Jun 2015:

Generally rather cloudy on Wednesday, with perhaps some light rain or drizzle in western areas at first. Some bright or sunny spells probably developing later, particularly in the south and east. Rain and freshening winds may reach the northwest by Wednesday evening. Much more unsettled on Thursday with wet and windy conditions developing across the country. The rest of the outlook period is expected to remain rather unsettled, with showers or some longer spells of rain, especially for northern areas where it could well be windy at times. The best of the drier and brighter conditions are expected in the south of the UK. Temperatures are likely to be below average in the northwest and near average further south and east, though with some warmer days later in the period.

UK Outlook for Saturday 6 Jun 2015 to Saturday 20 Jun 2015:

There is considerable uncertainty in the likely weather type through much of June. Overall, a rather mixed picture is likely, with rather unsettled conditions and near or below average temperatures at first, especially in the north. As we go further into June, there is a signal for higher pressure to become established across many areas which would lead to drier, warmer conditions for many, these perhaps most prolonged in the north.

Updated at: 1221 on Fri 22 May 2015

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Wick (Highland)

Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Cloudy 58.4392 -3.0922
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Lairg Lairg – Cloudy 58.0223 -4.401
Durness Durness – Cloudy 58.567 -4.75
Aberlour Aberlour – Sunny day 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Ullapool – Sunny intervals 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Sunny day 57.1498 -2.0927
Craig Craig – Sunny day 57.4889 -5.2754
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny day 58.2111 -6.3842
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Sunny day 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Sunny day 57.4127 -6.1949
Fort William Fort William – Sunny day 56.8199 -5.104
Dundee Dundee – Sunny intervals 56.4621 -2.9692
Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Strathyre Strathyre – Sunny day 56.3257 -4.3234
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Sunny day 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Sunny day 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny intervals 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Wick (Highland)

Location: 58.4392, -3.0922

Altitude: 16m above mean sea level

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