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Carn Liath (Highland)

  • Light snow -4 °C

    -6 °C

  • Light snow -5 °C

    -7 °C

  • Light snow -5 °C

    -9 °C

  • Cloudy -5 °C

    -10 °C

  • Heavy snow -2 °C

    -4 °C

  • Light snow -3 °C

    -4 °C

  • Light snow -1 °C

    -2 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
Now 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy snow shower night Fog Fog Fog
60% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
-5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-13 ° -13 ° -13 ° -13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 18 30 W 21 32 W 20 28 WSW 18 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
99% 97% 97% 95%
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Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
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Warnings
Cloudy Fog Fog Mist Fog Light snow Mist Mist Mist Mist Light snow Light snow Cloudy Light snow Light snow Light snow Heavy snow shower day Light snow Light snow Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow
10% 20% 20% 30% 20% 60% 20% 20% 20% 20% 60% 50% 20% 60% 50% 50% 60% 60% 70% 60% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 14 20 W 15 20 W 17 22 W 18 24 W 18 24 W 19 24 W 21 27 W 21 27 W 20 27 W 21 28 W 21 28 W 23 30 W 23 30 W 23 30 W 23 31 W 23 31 W 22 30 WSW 20 27 WSW 21 28 WSW 23 31 WSW 24 33 WSW 25 35 WSW 27 37 WSW 28 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VP VP P VP VP P P P P P P M VP P G M VP P P P P P P
Humidity Expand
96% 98% 99% 96% 97% 98% 99% 98% 99% 98% 98% 98% 98% 98% 96% 96% 94% 97% 98% 97% 96% 95% 97% 97%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow shower night
90% 90% 80% 70% 60% 80% 80% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-15 ° -16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -14 ° -14 ° -15 ° -15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 25 35 WSW 26 36 WSW 25 35 SW 24 34 WSW 21 29 WSW 23 32 WSW 23 31 WSW 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P M M M P P G
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 94% 95% 96% 97% 96% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 16:18 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy snow shower night Light snow Heavy snow shower night Cloudy Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
50% 50% 60% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
-7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -8 ° -6 ° -7 ° -8 ° -8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-16 ° -15 ° -15 ° -15 ° -13 ° -13 ° -14 ° -14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 21 29 W 19 26 W 17 24 WSW 15 20 WSW 14 18 WSW 12 15 SSW 9 12 SSE 9 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M P M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 96% 98% 96% 94% 97% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 16:20 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 21 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow
10% 20% 80% 90% 70% 80% 80% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-8 ° -7 ° -6 ° -5 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-14 ° -15 ° -15 ° -14 ° -12 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 12 17 SE 19 26 SE 25 37 SSE 27 40 SSE 27 38 SSW 26 36 WSW 29 41 W 30 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G M P P M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 97% 97% 97% 96% 95% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow
60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-11 ° -12 ° -12 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 29 43 W 27 40 W 27 38 WSW 26 37 WSW 25 37 WSW 26 37 WSW 28 38 SW 28 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 94% 95% 95% 95% 95% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow
60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-11 ° -11 ° -10 ° -10 ° -10 ° -9 ° -9 ° -8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 28 39 SW 27 37 SSW 26 35 SSW 25 34 S 27 36 S 27 37 S 28 38 S 28 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 97% 97%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 16:26 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Light shower night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Heavy rain 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy snow 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Cold with snow showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

The west will see further showers, some of these heavy, and generally falling as snow, but occasionally sleet around the coast. The east will soon become mainly dry although a few snow showers may develop later. Frosty. Minimum temperature -3 °C.

Thursday:

Cold with further snow showers, some on the heavy side giving some accumulations in places, with a risk of thunder. Maximum temperature 3 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will see further wintry showers, heavy at first. Early showers on Saturday otherwise dry and bright. Wet and windy on Sunday with southeasterly gales along exposed coasts.

Updated: 15:10 on Wed 17 Jan 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain, snow and gales tonight, with showers in the north.

This Evening and Tonight:

Gales, locally severe gales, especially around coasts and hills,will spread across central and southern areas tonight, with occasionally heavy rain. Also, snow is expected for Northern Ireland, northern England and southern Scotland, with snow showers persisting across northwest Scotland.

Thursday:

Gales will clear eastern England early on Thursday leaving a cold and blustery day with sunny spells and scattered wintry showers, these most frequent in the north and west.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday, cold with some wintry showers, mainly in northwest. Saturday, mainly dry and bright after a frosty start but rain in southwest later. Sunday, rain with some snow in east.

Updated: 14:17 on Wed 17 Jan 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 22 Jan 2018 to Wednesday 31 Jan 2018:

Mainly dry and bright on Monday, although cloudier for southwestern parts later on Monday leading to a risk of rain and strong winds in the southwest by Tuesday. The latter half of the working week will see some rather unsettled weather with a rain band moving eastward on Wednesday followed by showers. Showers are likely to turn wintry in the north of the UK. There will be milder temperatures in the south on Wednesday, otherwise this period sees temperatures around average with limited overnight frosts. There remains quite a lot of uncertainty as we head into late January but the UK is likely to see a mixture of short-lived spells of rain and showers, with snow possible for some, followed by periods of colder, drier weather. Temperatures fluctuating around average.

UK Outlook for Thursday 1 Feb 2018 to Thursday 15 Feb 2018:

There is low confidence in the UK's weather through the first half of February. However, it is likely to be characterised by a mixture of short-lived spells of unsettled weather interspersed by showery periods and longer periods of more settled and drier weather. The unsettled spells will bring cloud and rain to parts of the UK and the showery periods may give snow in the north, especially over high ground. During the settled spells, it is likely to be cold with overnight frost and fog. Temperatures during this period will fluctuate around the average for the time of year.

Updated: 14:17 on Wed 17 Jan 2018 GMT

Location details

Carn Liath (Highland)

Location
56.979, -4.511
Altitude
1006.0 m above mean sea level

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