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Sunrise: 05:01 Sunset: 21:42 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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UV index
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Sunrise: 05:03 Sunset: 21:40 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
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Temperature (°C)
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Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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Sunrise: 05:05 Sunset: 21:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
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Temperature (°C)
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12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
90% 91% 89% 77% 73% 71% 76% 85%
UV index
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:07 Sunset: 21:36 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 12 SSW 7 11 SSW 7 12 SSW 7 14 SSW 8 16 SW 8 16 SW 7 13 SW 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
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UV index
0 0 1 3 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:09 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
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13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
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12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 12 WSW 7 12 W 7 13 SW 8 15 S 9 17 SW 9 16 WSW 9 16 SSE 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG G G G
Humidity
90% 90% 88% 76% 71% 72% 76% 86%
UV index
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:11 Sunset: 21:31 Moon phase: First quarter
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 20% 20% 40% 40% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 10 16 SW 11 17 SW 11 18 SW 11 20 WSW 12 21 SW 11 19 SW 10 17 SW 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
89% 90% 89% 81% 76% 76% 78% 81%
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:13 Sunset: 21:29 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Showers, and some bright spells.

Today:

Fairly cloudy start, with showers or longer spells of rain, especially in the west towards Skye, Torridon and the Western Isles. Brighter spells in the east. Into the afternoon showers continuing, occasionally heavy, but brighter spells in between too. Breezy. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

Scattered showers continuing, heaviest and most frequent in the west. The best of any bright spells in the east towards Inverness and Speyside. Overnight, showers continuing, but drier in east. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Saturday:

Another breezy day with scattered showers and some sunny spells, showers most frequent in the west, with the best bright spells in the east. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Scattered heavy showers on Sunday with the odd rumble of thunder possible. Then showery conditions lasting into next week but becoming less breezy.

Updated: 03:21 on Fri 28 Jul 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Sunshine and showers at first, but rain later.

Today:

A windy day with sunshine and showers at first. More persistent rain edges in from the southwest during the afternoon and evening, spreading across much of England and Wales. Rain turning heavy at times with strong winds in the southwest.

Tonight:

Showers continuing across Northern Ireland and Scotland. Rain moving east elsewhere. Becoming largely dry cross England and Wales by dawn, but cloud and rain lingering in the far southeast.

Saturday:

Sunshine and showers across Northern Ireland and Scotland and staying windy. Mostly dry for England and Wales at first, but outbreaks of rain across the south later in the afternoon.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Staying generally unsettled over the next few days. Frequent heavy showers on Sunday with a risk of thunder. Fewer showers on Monday and Tuesday with some dry and bright spells.

Updated: 01:39 on Fri 28 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 1 Aug 2017 to Thursday 10 Aug 2017:

Remaining unsettled with sunny spells and showers through Tuesday. The heaviest and most frequent showers affecting the north and west, with much of the south staying largely dry, with sunny spells. We are likely to see a low pressure system push in from the Atlantic on Wednesday, bringing a spell of wet and windy weather to some western parts of the United Kingdom, spreading to all parts on Thursday. Thereafter, we are likely to see a return to sunshine and showers, most frequent and heaviest in the northwest. Into the weekend and early next week, we may begin to see conditions becoming more settled across the UK, with high pressure building from the southwest, with a predominately north-westerly flow. Temperatures will generally be around normal to rather cool throughout.

UK Outlook for Friday 11 Aug 2017 to Friday 25 Aug 2017:

There are increasing signals for high pressure to build during this period, which would allow for more settled conditions across the United Kingdom, with a predominately west to north-westerly flow becoming established. However, there will still be the risk of spells of rain or showers, mainly in the north, but overall a good deal of dry weather with some sunshine, especially in the south. Temperatures generally near normal by day, but potentially rather cool at night. By the middle of August signals become mixed, with low confidence. On balance though, we are most likely to see a northwest/southeast split in weather conditions across the United Kingdom, with some rain or showers in the northwest and drier conditions with some sunshine in the southeast.

Updated: 01:39 on Fri 28 Jul 2017 BST