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Forecast Summary

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

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Rain at first in northeast, otherwise sunshine and showers.

Today:

Periods of rain across Caithness and eastern Sutherland at first, which will clear to the north late morning. Otherwise a day of sunny spells and scattered showers, the bulk of these over the southern end of the Great Glen. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

A few isolated showers around, mainly for Lochaber and towards Inverness, but most staying dry with the best of the clear spells across the Outer Hebrides and Wester Ross. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Sunday:

Another day of sunshine and showers, but the bulk of the outbreaks are this time expected over Inverness, Easter Ross, Sutherland and Caithness. Winds mostly light. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Rainbands crossing from west for a time both Monday and Tuesday, heaviest across west, while Inverness and the Black Isle sees best of shelter. Rain spreading to south later Wednesday.

Updated: 03:28 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Windy with coastal gales in the south and west.

Today:

Storm Brian will bring strong or very strong winds across southern and western parts of the UK with gales or severe gales in exposure. Blustery showers, mainly in the west, could merge to give persistent periods of rain at times.

Tonight:

Cloudy and windy, although the wind easing somewhat, with further outbreaks of rain or showers across northern and western parts of the UK. Staying driest in the southeast.

Sunday:

Rain and cloud clearing eastwards to allow drier, brighter weather to develop. Showers in the west, which may be heavy at times, will gradually become lighter. Winds slowly becoming lighter.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Rain and cloud spreading across the UK on Monday. Sunniest in the east. A brighter day for the north on Tuesday. Further spells of rain expected on Wednesday.

Updated: 03:51 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 26 Oct 2017 to Saturday 4 Nov 2017:

The north and northwest will be cloudy and windy on Thursday with rain at times, and rain may affect other western areas for a time on Friday. Elsewhere it will be a mostly dry end to the week, with southern and southeastern parts seeing the best of any sunshine, although some stubborn overnight fog patches are also possible here. Temperatures will generally be above average and it could become very warm in these sunnier areas. Thereafter the weather is generally expected to become less settled. The north and northwest should see the wettest and windiest of the weather though, with some drier spells expected to develop towards the southeast. Temperatures are most likely to start above normal, although could trend downwards through the period.

UK Outlook for Sunday 5 Nov 2017 to Sunday 19 Nov 2017:

There is an increasing chance that the weather will become more settled during this period, especially across southern parts of the British Isles. As a result frost and fog could become more likely. The north may continue to have more unsettled conditions though. Temperatures are most likely to be near or slightly above average, although probably below normal in some of the more settled spells, especially where any overnight fog proves slow to clear.

Updated: 03:51 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST

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