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Forecast Summary

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  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Tuesday cloudy with rain, heavy at times.

This Evening and Tonight:

Remaining cloudy with outbreaks of rain, initially light and patchy but becoming more persistent later this evening and tonight. The rain the rain becoming more persistent and occasionally heavy through the early hours. Occasionally strong easterly winds in north. Minimum temperature 2 °C.

Tuesday:

A cloudy day with further outbreaks of rain, heavy at times, especially in Caithness and Sutherland, later Skye and Lochaber, with some localised flooding possible. Strong easterlies developing across Caithness. Maximum temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Remaining unsettled with further outbreaks of rain or showers and gradually turning colder, with showers becoming increasingly wintry on high ground.

Updated: 15:01 on Mon 20 Nov 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain for many overnight, heavy in the north.

This Evening and Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain arriving from the west, with heavy bursts in northern England, Northern Ireland and Scotland. Hill snow in the far north of Scotland. Lighter rain in the southern half of the UK, where it will ease later.

Tuesday:

Heavy rain across Scotland. Cloudy, breezy and mild elsewhere around the UK with rain in places, but also some brighter breaks in eastern, central and southern England.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Unsettled with wet and windy weather likely at times. Colder, brighter conditions spreading to most areas towards the end of the week, with overnight frosts and wintry showers.

Updated: 14:57 on Mon 20 Nov 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 25 Nov 2017 to Monday 4 Dec 2017:

Over next weekend, sunny spells and showers are likely in the north and west. Showers could be wintry in the northern half of the UK and perhaps over higher ground in central England and Wales. Central and southeastern parts will stay mainly dry and sunny. It will be windy, particularly in the far north where gales are likely. Temperatures will generally be rather cold, with some early frost, especially in the north. Showers or longer spells of rain look likely next week too, with dry brighter spells in-between. Showers could sometimes be wintry over hills in Scotland and Northern England, but they will mainly fall as rain. Drier and brighter weather is likely in the east and southeast of England. It will probably be windy, especially in the north.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Dec 2017 to Tuesday 19 Dec 2017:

During the first three weeks of December, confidence is low as to which types of weather will predominate. Periods of wet, mild and perhaps windy weather remain likely at times but there is a chance that more settled weather will prevail across all parts, bringing some dry and bright days, but cold and frosty nights. Changes between these weather types are likely to be rather slow.

Updated: 14:57 on Mon 20 Nov 2017 GMT

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