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Sgurr Nan Coireachan (Glen Dessary)

  • Heavy snow -4 °C -6 °C
  • Cloudy -3 °C -6 °C
  • Heavy snow -2 °C -4 °C
  • Heavy snow 0 °C -1 °C
  • Sleet shower 1 °C -2 °C
  • Heavy snow 0 °C -4 °C
  • Heavy snow shower day -2 °C -6 °C
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Heavy snow
90%
Temperature (°C)
-4 °
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-11 °
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WNW 15 18
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Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 16:21 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 16:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
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WSW 30 45 WSW 28 46 WSW 29 48 WSW 31 52 WSW 32 54 WSW 31 52 SW 32 52 SW 31 52
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 16:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
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Sleet shower Sleet shower Heavy snow Sleet shower Sleet shower Sleet shower Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower night
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SSW 31 51 SSW 31 51 SSW 27 44 SSW 27 42 SSW 28 45 SW 28 50 SW 28 51 SW 25 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:30 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
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Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower night
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Temperature (°C)
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SSW 28 44 S 28 50 SSW 29 52 SW 29 51 SW 30 53 SSW 28 51 SSW 27 46 SSW 26 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M P G M M M
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UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:32 Moon phase: First quarter
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Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow shower night
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-10 ° -10 ° -11 ° -10 ° -9 ° -9 ° -10 ° -10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 24 42 SW 23 40 SW 22 38 SW 20 33 W 19 32 WNW 19 33 WNW 19 32 WNW 17 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G G M G G VG
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:35 Sunset: 16:34 Moon phase: First quarter

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Forecast Summary

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

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Cold with snow showers, heavy in west.

This Evening and Tonight:

Further snow showers, most frequent across western Lochaber this evening though sleety near the coast. These showers becoming less heavy overnight. Largely dry in the east with clear spells towards Nairn. Severe frost and ice. Minimum temperature -9 °C.

Saturday:

Still some wintry showers in the north and west but becoming isolated with many area having a dry sunny afternoon. Severe frost in evening. Maximum temperature 4 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Rain preceded by snow on Sunday, with a thaw later. Brighter with a few showers on Monday, more frequent later. Further showers Tuesday and turning wet during evening.

Updated: 14:38 on Fri 19 Jan 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cold with ice for many tonight, wet in the south.

This Evening and Tonight:

Wintry showers and strong winds are going to ease overnight. There is a cold night in store with frost and ice forming. Becoming wet and windy in the far south and west, although slightly milder with frost less likely.

Saturday:

Rain and some hill snow across southern and central parts of the UK will gradually clear with some brighter spells likely later. Dry and chilly elsewhere with lighter winds.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Sunday wet and windy, risk of snow in the north. Monday rain in south clears then drier and brighter everywhere. Tuesday windy with some rain likely in the west. Milder.

Updated: 15:11 on Fri 19 Jan 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 24 Jan 2018 to Friday 2 Feb 2018:

A band of rain will gradually clear on Wednesday with brighter but showery conditions following on behind. It will stay changeable towards the end of the working week with a mixture of sunny spells and showers or longer periods of rain. Northwestern parts are likely to see the heaviest rain with snow possible over high ground, and it will be driest in the south and east. Also, it will be windy at times particularly in the northwest. As we head through to the end of the week and indeed the beginning of February, it is likely to turn mainly dry and perhaps colder, particularly in the south, with overnight frost and fog more likely here. Winds are expected to ease overall with any strong winds more likely in the north.

UK Outlook for Saturday 3 Feb 2018 to Saturday 17 Feb 2018:

Early February is likely to bring a relatively settled period of weather with a good deal of dry weather, relatively light winds and frost and fog expected to form overnight. There is considerable uncertainty at this stage however, as we head towards the middle of February we are most likely to see short spells of wet and windy weather move across the UK, interspersed with colder, brighter and drier interludes. Throughout this period temperatures are expected to average out at close to normal but it will be colder at times during the periods of more settled weather

Updated: 15:11 on Fri 19 Jan 2018 GMT

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