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Forecast Summary

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

Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Cloudy with rain at times. Increasingly murky later.

This Evening and Tonight:

A dry start to the evening with some clear intervals over Shetland. Then cloud will thicken to bring a few patches of light rain tonight. Freshening southeasterlies, occasionally strong by dawn. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Thursday:

A cloudy day with some outbreaks of rain. Much of this light with some drier spells but a few heavier bursts. Turning increasingly murky later. Fresh to strong southeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

A wet windy start for Shetland on Friday then mainly dry but cloudy. More rain and strong to gale easterlies on Saturday afternoon. Sunday brighter with easing winds.

Updated: 23:33 on Wed 18 Oct 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Some rain for central parts, and in the west later.

Today:

Although there will be some dry and bright weather, rain will affect northern and some central parts through the day. Heavy rain expected in the Northern Ireland and other western parts this afternoon, with coastal gales developing in the southwest.

Tonight:

Cloudy and windy with spells of rain, some of this heavy at first. The rain will become lighter during the early hours with the wind slowly easing too.

Friday:

Rain across central and southern parts will clear slowly through the day leaving a good deal of dry and bright weather. Further rain will spread into the west by evening.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Very unsettled on Saturday with rain and strong to gale force winds. Winds slowly ease on Sunday with a mix of sunshine and showers. Further rain is expected on Monday.

Updated: 01:02 on Thu 19 Oct 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 23 Oct 2017 to Wednesday 1 Nov 2017:

After a dry start in the southeast, most of the UK is expected to have outbreaks of rain on Monday and Tuesday, which could be heavy and persistent on western hills. Brighter showery weather may spread into northwestern parts at times. Temperatures are expected to be above normal for the time of year, and perhaps warm in some eastern parts. Later in the week, the southeast will have a greater chance of drier weather but it will probably stay rather wet and windy in the northwest. There could well be a calmer period of weather towards the end of the month with rain and strong winds less frequent than recently. This would bring more sunshine but an increased risk of chilly nights, and overnight fog for some.

UK Outlook for Thursday 2 Nov 2017 to Thursday 16 Nov 2017:

As we head into November, a changeable pattern is most likely at first, bringing spells of wet and windy weather, interspersed with drier and brighter interludes. The most unsettled weather is likely across the north and west, with the south and east often staying drier and brighter. These drier conditions may become more prolonged as we head through November, bringing an increased chance of sunshine, but also a risk of frost and fog overnight. However, northern parts may remain more unsettled with a greater chance of wet and windy weather. Temperatures are likely to stay close to normal for the time of year, although it may be colder than normal where settled spells are prolonged.

Updated: 01:02 on Thu 19 Oct 2017 BST

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