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  • Light snow -4 °C -5 °C
  • Heavy snow shower day -4 °C -8 °C
  • Light snow -5 °C -8 °C
  • Heavy snow -6 °C -9 °C
  • Light snow shower day -7 °C -9 °C
  • Heavy snow -2 °C -7 °C
  • Light snow -1 °C -3 °C
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Forecast Summary

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

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Band of rain, snow clearing to showers from west soon.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain and snow gradually clear eastwards through the evening with some clear spells developing overnight, but wintry showers too. More persistent rain, sleet and snow through the early hours. Risk of icy surfaces. Minimum temperature -4 °C.

Wednesday:

Breezy with frequent showers, these soon becoming mainly of sleet or snow away from the coast. The best of any sunny spells in the east. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining cold with overnight frosts. Light winds and mostly dry on Thursday. Wintry showers and fresh northerly winds on Friday, turning dry with winds easing on Saturday.

Updated: 15:16 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain and some hill snow overnight, blustery showers tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Locally heavy rain and hill snow will push eastwards overnight, bringing very icy conditions in places. Some clearer skies will follow during the early hours, but showers of rain and hill snow reaching the west by morning.

Wednesday:

Windy with spells of heavy, showery rain for most, wintry over northern hills and perhaps to lower levels in the northwest later. Brighter spells in between. Gales in the southwest.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and blustery showers on Thursday, wintry in places. Colder on Friday and Saturday although showers becoming confined to windward coasts. Frosty overnight with a risk of ice.

Updated: 15:00 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 17 Dec 2017 to Tuesday 26 Dec 2017:

After a frosty start on Sunday, it will turn less cold. Cloud and outbreaks of rain are expected to spread to all areas by the end of the day, with strengthening winds and a perhaps hill snow for a time in the north. This is likely to bring a change to unsettled and milder conditions across country early next week. Through the rest of the period, generally milder but unsettled conditions are likely persist with bands of rain and hill snow interspersed by drier interludes, these most likely in the southeast. It may become very windy at times later next week with gales or severe gales in places. There remains a small chance that generally drier and colder conditions could affect southern areas at times.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 27 Dec 2017 to Wednesday 10 Jan 2018:

Generally changeable conditions look most likely persist until the end of December. Bands of rain are likely to move across the UK, interspersed with brighter showery conditions. Showers are likely to turn wintry at times, particularly in the north. It will often be windy with temperatures varying around normal. As we head into the start of January there is large uncertainty. However, a generally more settled spell of weather could become established. This would likely bring a mixture of colder and drier conditions with brief interludes of milder, wetter and windier weather. Snow is likely at times, especially in northern and central parts of the UK, as well as an increased likelihood of overnight frosts.

Updated: 15:00 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

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