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Forecast Summary

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

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Outer Hebrides mainly dry, Highlands dull and wet.

Today:

Highlands overcast with occasional rain, locally turning heavy during the afternoon around southern the end of great Glen. Outer Hebrides mainly dry with a few limited brighter spells developing, particularly either side of noon. Maximum temperature 16 °C.

Tonight:

Uists mainly dry. Otherwise overcast with rain, this turning heavier for a time late evening and overnight. Winds becoming light and variable. Relatively mild. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Thursday:

Rather cloudy start with occasional rain, but drier and brighter conditions spreading erratically from the southwest from mid-morning. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

A series of rain bands crossing from the west with outbreaks occasionally heavy for Lochaber, Skye and Wester Ross. Best of the brighter spells towards Inverness.

Updated: 12:03 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Wet and windy in the northwest but bright elsewhere.

Today:

Wet and windy weather spreading across northern and some western parts today, with some heavy rain likely across Northern Ireland and Scotland. Elsewhere, staying largely dry with warm sunny spells, although the odd spot of light rain is possible.

Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain continuing over Scotland, Wales and western and northern parts of England. Staying mostly dry across the rest of England. Rain clearing Northern Ireland with clear spells developing.

Thursday:

Cloud and rain, heavy at times, spreading slowly and erratically east across England and Wales, but staying largely dry in the southeast. Turning brighter to the west, with scattered showers.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying mostly dry, bright and warm in the south and east with sunny spells. However, bands of rain and strong winds moving across the north and west at times.

Updated: 03:26 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. However, there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 03:26 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

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