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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Dry in the northeast, rain in the far southwest later.

Today:

Many places will be dry, some hazy sunshine in the north. Thickening cloud will bring outbreaks of rain across the Uists and southwestern coasts later this afternoon. Becoming quite warm in the sheltered northwest mainland. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

North Highland and Lewis likely to remain dry but mostly cloudy. Elsewhere a cloudy night to come with some rain, occasionally heavy. Fresh easterly winds across the north, far southwest. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Tuesday:

Outbreaks of rain clearing away north to leave a mainly dry but cloudy afternoon. Some heavy showers developing across the southwest later. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Unsettled on Wednesday and Thursday with some heavy showers. Becoming somewhat drier and fresher by Friday.

Updated: 03:15 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the north, cloudy and humid in the south.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain in the north of England and western Scotland will slowly move further north and east. Some heavy bursts are likely in the Highlands. Further south, it will be mostly cloudy and humid with widespread hill and coastal fog.

Tuesday:

Rain across Scotland will fizzle out, before more heavy rain spreads into Northern Ireland and then western Scotland. Further south will be brighter and significantly warmer with a few showers.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Wednesday and Thursday will be fresher but mainly dry in England and Wales. Showers are likely further north. Friday's showers will be heavier across northern England and Wales.

Updated: 15:02 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 26 Aug 2017 to Monday 4 Sep 2017:

Saturday is likely to be dry for most of us and warm in the east. One or two showers remain possible. Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 to Tuesday 19 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.

Updated: 15:02 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST