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North Ronaldsay Firth

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 14 °C

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  • Light rain 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

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  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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81% 83% 83% 84% 85% 86% 85% 86%
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Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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85% 86% 87% 89% 90% 92% 92% 92% 93% 92% 91% 91% 92% 92% 91% 92% 92% 91% 92% 93% 94% 94% 94% 95%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:39 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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SE 19 27 SE 18 26 SSE 15 22 S 14 20 NNW 13 18 NNW 15 21 NNW 13 18 NNW 11 15 WNW 10 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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95% 96% 97% 96% 94% 93% 93% 94% 93%
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0 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:36 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
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93% 92% 89% 83% 80% 78% 80% 82%
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
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SSE 13 17 SSE 13 17 SSE 13 18 SSE 14 19 SSW 13 18 SSW 13 17 SSE 14 19 SSW 14 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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88% 90% 91% 90% 90% 90% 91% 91%
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0 0 1 2 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 20:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
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SSW 15 19 SSW 15 21 SSW 16 21 SW 17 23 SW 18 25 SW 19 25 SW 19 26 SW 19 26
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Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 20:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Updated 15:00 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

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

Headline:

Fine initially across Shetland but dull wet weather spreading northwards.

This Evening and Tonight:

Orkney cloudy with the fresh Southeast wind prevailing. Dry this evening but sporadic light rain becoming more persistent around dawn. Shetland has a fine sunny evening and remains dry tonight with clear spells and a moderate East to Southeast wind. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Wednesday:

Orkney dull and wet with a strengthening Southeast wind bringing heavier rain, though some drier spells later. Shetland, starts fine but quickly clouding over with rain and freshening Southeast winds. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Rain at times across Orkney on Thursday, some persistent heavier rain over Shetland. Becoming drier on Friday and Saturday with light winds.

Updated: 15:08 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the northwest. Mostly dry, warm and humid elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heavy, thundery rain will slowly move across Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England. Elsewhere it will be generally mild and dry, with clear spells for a time. However, thick cloud and patchy rain will arrive in the west later.

Wednesday:

Heavy rain will become confined to the northeast. Elsewhere, a band of cloud and patchy rain will clear to the east in the afternoon with brighter, fresher conditions following behind.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Staying changeable, with showers or spells of rain across the north and west, drier in the south. Perhaps widely drier by Saturday with isolated showers, potentially thundery in the southeast.

Updated: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 27 Aug 2017 to Tuesday 5 Sep 2017:

Sunday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain arriving, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast are likely to stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north. On Monday a band of cloud and rain may sink southwards across the country, with brighter conditions following on behind. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we could continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 6 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 20 Sep 2017:

During this period, 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 which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Location details

North Ronaldsay Firth

Location
59.329, -2.388
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

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