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Lerwick (S. Screen)

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Light shower day 15 °C

    11 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 26 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:30 Sunset: 21:52 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 27 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:32 Sunset: 21:49 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 28 July 2017)
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
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Sunrise: 04:34 Sunset: 21:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 29 July 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
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Sunrise: 04:37 Sunset: 21:45 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 30 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:39 Sunset: 21:42 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 31 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:41 Sunset: 21:40 Moon phase: First quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 1 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night
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Sunrise: 04:44 Sunset: 21:37 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated 04:00 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

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

A few showers then wet and windy this afternoon.

Today:

Mainly cloudy with a few showers at first, then more prolonged rain reaching Orkney by afternoon then extending to Shetland. Fresh to strong southeast winds. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Tonight:

A cloudy start to the evening with some heavy rain. Sunnier skies will reach Orkney by mid evening though it will be after dusk for it clears Shetland. Winds easing. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Thursday:

A much brighter day with some sunny spells and just a few passing showers, Moderate to fresh southerly winds. A warmer day. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

A mixtire of sunshine and scattered showers on Friday and Saturday. Showers may become heavier and more frequent on Sunday.

Updated: 03:13 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain moving east with sunshine and some blustery showers following.

Today:

A band of wet and rather windy weather will move east across the British Isles, giving some heavy bursts of rain in the north. Brighter skies will follow to most parts later, but with blustery showers developing in the northwest.

Tonight:

Most southern and eastern areas will become dry with clear spells overnight. It will stay breezy everywhere though, and further blustery showers will feed in across the west and northwest.

Thursday:

It will be cool and breezy with sunshine and showers. The showers will be most frequent in the north and northwest. Heavy showers will affect England in the afternoon.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Some sunny spells, although showers or longer spells of rain too, cool temperatures and brisk winds at times. Southern areas will see the most persistent rain, the northwest most showers.

Updated: 01:23 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 30 Jul 2017 to Tuesday 8 Aug 2017:

A generally unsettled spell of weather is expected on Sunday and Monday with a mixture of sunshine and showers for most, and possibly a spell of more prolonged rain in the southeast. Heavy showers and strong winds are most likely in the north west with a risk of hail and thunder, however winds are likely to be lighter elsewhere. The unsettled regime looks set to continue until early August with further frontal systems affecting the UK, interspersed with clearer or perhaps showery weather and some unseasonably windy conditions across many areas. Temperatures should be around normal to cool, with perhaps only the far south east seeing some warmer conditions at times. There are no signals for any significant change from these unsettled conditions during the period.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 9 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 23 Aug 2017:

Changeable or unsettled conditions are likely at first with periods of rain interspersed with clearer or showery weather. There are some signals for high pressure to build which would allow for more settled conditions and rising temperatures, mostly likely in the south. By the middle of August signals become mixed and confidence is low. However, the preferred solution is for northwestern parts to stay largely changeable, with drier and brighter spells of weather becoming more prevalent in the southeast. That being said, all areas could see showers or longer spells of rain at times.

Updated: 01:23 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level