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Sunrise: 06:18 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: First quarter
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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Some sun in east otherwise rather cloudy with showers.

Today:

Bright start with sunny spells for northern and eastern parts but cloud increasing with showers developing. Further west, rather cloudy with showers, but some longer spells of rain possible across the Western Isles and Lochaber. Freshening southerly winds in west. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

Some clearer spells towards eastern parts like Inverness and Wick, otherwise a generally cloudy night with further outbreaks of rain or showers. Fresh southerly winds in western parts. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Friday:

Some sunny spells in the east, especially through the morning and early afternoon. Once again western parts look cloudy with outbreaks of rain, the rain edging east through the afternoon. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Remaining unsettled with showers or outbreaks of rain, the best of any sunshine expected across the east with the west prone to more persistent spells of rain. Windy on Monday.

Updated: 03:28 on Thu 24 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Dry and bright for most. Showers in north and west

Today:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. Some heavy showers are likely in Scotland and the north of England, continuing into the evening. More prolonged rain will affect western Scotland later in the day.

Tonight:

England, Wales and eastern Scotland will have a mostly dry and clear night after a sunny evening. Western Scotland, Northern Ireland and northwest England will have occasional rain or showers.

Friday:

Friday will be dry and bright for most, with warm sunny spells in the southeast. Cloud will affect the northwest, with rain or showers for Northern Ireland and western Scotland.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

The weekend will be dry, bright and warm for most, but with showers in the northwest, spreading across England on Sunday. Monday will be windy, with rain in the northwest.

Updated: 03:29 on Thu 24 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 6 Sep 2017:

On Monday, a band of thick cloud some outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely to spread eastwards across the country. The rain will be heaviest in the NW and it may remain dry and warm in the southeast, although there is a small risk of one or two thundery showers continuing. Into next week, we are likely to see unsettled conditions, with 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. There may be a longer spell of more settled weather in early September. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Sep 2017 to Thursday 21 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: 03:29 on Thu 24 Aug 2017 BST