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  • Sunny day 11 °C

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  • Cloudy 9 °C

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Sunday (26 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 18:40 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (27 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 19:42 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (28 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 19:44 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (29 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 19:47 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
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Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:49 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (31 March 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:43 Sunset: 19:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Sunrise: 06:40 Sunset: 19:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Forecast Summary

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

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Dry, variable cloud, but some clear or sunny spells.

This Evening and Tonight:

A sunny end to the day for Orkney, though Shetland will be cloudier. Tonight it will stay dry, with the best of the clear spells and lowest temperatures across Orkney, though a few will develop over Shetland too. Light winds. Minimum Temperature 1C.

Monday:

Another dry day. Quite cloudy across Shetland though brighter than Sunday, with some sunny intervals. Some sunny spells over Orkney though cloud increasing from the east. Light winds. Maximum Temperature 10C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday and Wednesday rather cloudy, mainly dry but some patchy light rain is .ossible. .Some rain Wednesday night and early Thursday then brighter with sunny spells/

Updated: 14:36 on Sun 26 Mar 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Becoming cloudy in the east. Another warm day tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Mainly clear skies in the north and west tonight, allowing temperatures to drop and isolated frost and fog patches to form. However, the skies will turn cloudier across some eastern parts, with mist and some hill fog likely.

Monday:

Another warm day on Monday, but cloudier than Sunday. Sunshine still developing for many, especially for many, but a rather cloudy day for northern England and southern Scotland.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Staying warm. Dry for many Tuesday with sunny spells, and showers in the south. Turning unsettled from the west Wednesday and Thursday, but staying mostly dry across the south-east.

Updated: 14:16 on Sun 26 Mar 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 31 Mar 2017 to Sunday 9 Apr 2017:

A rather more changeable and breezy pattern will be established across the UK by Friday, with rain slowly clearing eastern counties through the day. Sunshine and showers following this clearance; these continuing through Saturday, turning heavy and blustery at times in the north. Over the next few days, we'll see further unsettled weather in the northwest, with outbreaks of rain and occasional showers. Some brighter spells are also possible here, but it will be often windy, with gales at times. Meanwhile, the driest and brightest conditions are expected in the south and east, where it will feel pleasantly warm. 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 though, especially in the south.

UK Outlook for Monday 10 Apr 2017 to Monday 24 Apr 2017:

Much of this period will see a good deal of settled and dry weather across the UK. We are however likely to see unsettled conditions with cloud, rain and strong winds particularly affecting the far north and west of the UK at times. Such unsettled spells of weather are expected to be short-lived though. 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 too, although there are slight indications that these may become more prevalent later in the month.

Updated: 14:16 on Sun 26 Mar 2017 BST

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Wide Firth

Location: 59.022, -3.031
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

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