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Stornoway weather

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  • Sunny intervals 5 °C 3 °C
  • Heavy rain 5 °C 3 °C
  • Light rain 6 °C 5 °C
  • Cloudy 8 °C 8 °C
  • Heavy rain 10 °C 8 °C
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UV index
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Sunrise: 09:05 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
79% 79% 77% 77% 77% 75% 75% 73% 72% 71% 69% 68% 68% 68% 70% 70% 70% 70% 70% 70% 69% 69% 69% 68%
UV index
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Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 24 42 SSE 26 45 SSE 26 46 SSE 22 39 SSE 20 35 SE 18 31 SE 19 34 SE 17 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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UV index
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Sunrise: 09:07 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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UV index
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Sunrise: 09:08 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 13 21 SSW 12 20 S 13 21 S 15 26 S 18 31 SSE 21 36 SSE 24 40 SSE 26 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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UV index
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Sunrise: 09:09 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 26 44 SSE 27 45 SSE 26 43 SSE 25 43 SSE 23 38 SSE 22 37 SSE 22 36 SSE 21 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
85% 86% 87% 87% 87% 87% 86% 86%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 09:09 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 21 34 SSE 20 33 SSE 19 31 SSE 19 31 SSE 18 30 SSE 16 27 SSE 14 24 S 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 85% 86% 85% 85% 85% 87% 87%
UV index
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Sunrise: 09:10 Sunset: 15:35 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous

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Forecast Summary

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

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Mainly dry with clear or sunny spells. Turning colder.

Today:

It will be a mostly dry and bright day with some sunshine at times. Windy, with gales persisting over the Hebrides especially Barra and Uists. Feeling colder. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Tonight:

Clouding over Hebrides through the evening with some outbreaks of light rain and strengthening southerly winds. Clear spells elsewhere with widespread frost developing. Minimum temperature -2 °C.

Friday:

Another mostly dry and bright day. Cloudier in west with some light patchy rain, this becoming more persistent in the evening, with hill snow and strong winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Cloud, rain, hill snow and strong winds will spread east later on Saturday. An improving picture through Sunday with drier conditions arriving. More rain later on Monday.

Updated: 00:06 on Thu 13 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Generally cold with sunny spells, but some rain in west.

Today:

Dry for many with sunny spells, but cold in the breeze. Isolated showers will affect eastern coastal areas, and some northern parts at first, these wintry on hills. Northern Ireland, Cornwall and western Wales will be cloudier with occasional rain.

Tonight:

Isolated showers continue near eastern coasts, elsewhere it'll be dry with clearing skies and easing winds. Temperatures will fall sharply with a hard frost and isolated freezing fog by morning.

Friday:

After a frosty start it'll be dry for most with sunny spells. Isolated showers may continue near eastern coasts and rain spreads into Northern Ireland in the afternoon. Feeling cold.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Wet and windy weather moves east Saturday, with snow in some parts of the north and east. Brighter, showery and less cold Sunday. Wet and windy in west later Monday.

Updated: 02:10 on Thu 13 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 17 Dec 2018 to Wednesday 26 Dec 2018:

Through the middle of the month, a mix of blustery showers and longer spells of rain looks likely, with a risk of severe gales. Temperatures will be around normal for the time of year, although the south and west could become rather mild at times. However, a chance of some colder air in the north could give the risk of some hill snow. Heading into the Christmas week, it will probably stay unsettled, with further spells of wind and rain, but interspersed by some brighter and showery weather. Temperatures on the whole look likely to be a little milder than average. However, there is a small chance of colder temperatures, which could bring snow to hilltops in the north, and perhaps to low levels for a time in the northeast.

UK Outlook for Thursday 27 Dec 2018 to Thursday 10 Jan 2019:

The end of 2018 is likely to remain fairly changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, possibly wintry over higher ground. Temperatures look likely to be around normal for the time of year, although there is a small chance things could turn colder in late December. However, as we head into the New Year, there is an increased chance of high pressure becoming established close to the UK. This would bring drier and colder weather, but also an increasing chance of some snow showers and nighttime frosts.

Updated: 02:10 on Thu 13 Dec 2018 GMT

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