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Lerwick (S. Screen)

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    11 °C

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    11 °C

  • Light shower day 14 °C

    10 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:37 Sunset: 20:37 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:39 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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ENE 11 17 ENE 11 17 NE 10 16 ENE 10 15 ENE 12 18 ENE 12 19 ENE 11 18 ENE 11 16 ENE 9 14
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Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:44 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:46 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
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SSW 12 18 SSW 12 17 SSW 12 18 SSW 16 24 SSW 18 27 SSW 18 26 SW 17 25 SW 16 25
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Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
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Light shower night Light shower night Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night
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Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:19 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated 04:00 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Drizzle 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Light rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light shower night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
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  • UK 5 days
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Rain at times today, becoming persistent tonight.

Today:

A cloudy day with outbreaks of rain, these mainly across Orkney where they may be occasionally heavy. Shetland seeing the best of the dry weather. Brisk southeasterly winds, strong at times across Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

A cloudy evening and night with outbreaks of rain across Orkney becoming persistent and occasionally heavy, this rain extending north into Shetland. Fresh to strong southeasterly wind. Minimum temperature 13 °C.

Thursday:

Cloudy with rain, this persistent and occasionally heavy across Shetland. Chance of some drier spells across Orkney. Fresh easterly winds across Shetland, light over Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Rain over Shetland dying out early Friday. Otherwise remaining unsettled with the chance of showers.

Updated: 03:02 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the north-east. Drier and fresher elsewhere.

Today:

Heavy rain in Scotland as well as northern and eastern England will gradually clear eastwards. Further south, cloud will move to the east during the afternoon. In the west, brighter, fresher weather will follow, with showers, mainly in Northern Ireland.

Tonight:

The last of the rain will clear from northeast Scotland during the evening, leaving much of the UK dry overnight. A few showers will affect western parts.

Thursday:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. A few showers are likely in parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the far west of England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be dry and bright for most, though rain will affect the far north and west. Sunny spells are likely over the weekend, with showers, mainly in the northwest.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 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: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Lerwick (S. Screen)

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

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