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Hoy Sound weather

  • Heavy shower day 6 °C

    1 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 6 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    5 °C

  • Light shower day 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    3 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 16 January 2019)
Now 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Light shower day Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Sleet shower night Light shower night Light shower night
10% 10% 60% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 60% 50% 40% 70% 50% 40% 50% 40% 40% 40% 50% 40% 50%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 40 48 W 35 42 WNW 32 40 WNW 28 35 NW 21 27 NW 16 20 N 14 18 N 9 12 NE 10 13 SSW 9 11 WSW 10 14 NW 11 16 NNE 16 22 NNE 16 22 NNE 24 32 N 28 38 N 31 41 N 31 42 N 30 41 NNW 30 41 NNW 30 41 NNW 29 43 NNW 33 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E M E E E E E E E E G M M M G G E VG E G M E
Humidity
82% 83% 84% 80% 82% 82% 84% 81% 84% 86% 88% 90% 92% 90% 89% 83% 87% 81% 76% 76% 81% 82% 76%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:53 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 17 January 2019)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
40% 40% 40% 60% 60% 40% 30% 30% 30% 30% 30% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 37 52 NNW 38 54 N 36 52 N 37 53 N 35 49 NNE 32 44 N 35 50 N 34 48 N 34 48 N 32 45 N 29 41 N 27 38 N 23 33 N 23 32 N 21 30 N 18 26 N 15 21 N 14 19 NNW 12 18 NNW 13 19 NNW 11 17 N 11 17 NW 9 14 WNW 8 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG E G E E E E VG E E E E E E E G G G E G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 73% 82% 78% 77% 75% 69% 73% 68% 65% 67% 64% 68% 65% 65% 73% 75% 76% 75% 75% 70% 71% 71% 70%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:51 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 18 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 7 11 SSE 8 13 SSE 10 15 SE 12 18 SE 14 21 SE 16 23 SE 17 24 SSE 17 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG E VG E VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 69% 70% 67% 65% 66% 68% 68%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 19 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 17 23 SSE 16 22 SSE 15 21 SSE 14 20 SSE 14 20 SSE 13 18 SSE 12 17 S 13 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 72% 73% 74% 74% 75% 78% 80%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 20 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
<5% 10% 20% 40% 50% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 13 18 SSW 14 20 SW 17 24 WSW 20 28 SW 23 32 WSW 24 34 WNW 23 32 WNW 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 81% 81% 78% 76% 70% 70% 67%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 21 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 20 28 W 19 26 WSW 18 26 SW 18 25 SSW 20 27 SSW 21 29 S 22 31 S 23 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
67% 69% 71% 75% 75% 76% 78% 79%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Full
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 24 33 S 23 33 S 22 32 S 22 31 S 22 30 SSE 20 28 SE 19 27 SE 18 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 79% 78% 76% 73% 74% 74% 75%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy shower night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
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  • UK 5 days
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Wet tonight. Increasingly wintry showers on Wednesday.

This Evening and Tonight:

A cloudy evening with outbreaks of occasionally heavy rain already affecting Orkney extending to Shetland by mid evening. The rain clears around or soon after midnight to leave clear intervals and showers through the early hours. Minimum temperature 3 °C.

Wednesday:

Sunny intervals and showers, although Orkney seeing a longer spell of morning rain. Showers turning increasingly wintry with snow to low levels by evening. Strengthening northerly winds later. Maximum temperature 6 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Heavy snow showers and northerly gales slowly ease during Thursday. Then sunny spells and showers through Friday and Saturday, the showers turning increasingly to rain with mainly light winds.

Updated: 15:13 on Tue 15 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Becoming colder from tomorrow afternoon.

This Evening and Tonight:

Most of the UK will have a cloudy, mild and breezy night, with a little drizzle here and there. Heavier rain over Northern Ireland and northwest Scotland will give way to colder weather and showers late in the night.

Wednesday:

Rain will move southeastwards across England and Wales, including heavy bursts. Colder weather will follow from the northwest, bringing sunshine and showers, falling as snow over northern hills.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

A frosty start to Thursday followed by wintry showers north and east. Friday starting frosty and perhaps icy. Rain and hill snow west, lingering into Saturday. Dry and cold east.

Updated: 13:17 on Tue 15 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 20 Jan 2019 to Tuesday 29 Jan 2019:

Sunday will be cold across the UK, but for many it will be dry; brightest in the southeast. Some light rain or sleet is possible in the southwest at first; then a band of rain, sleet and snow is likely to spread across the northwest later, moving erratically southeast. Overnight frost and freezing fog patches are likely overnight into Monday. Cold weather is likely to continue through mid-week, remaining unsettled and at times windy with fronts spreading southeast across the UK bringing rain, sleet and snow. Snow is most likely over north and eastern areas and over high ground. Similar cold conditions are likely to remain in place until the end of the period, interspersed with brighter showery spells, although these could also be wintry. Overnight frosts will remain likely.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 30 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 13 Feb 2019:

Cold but changeable conditions will be in place at the start of the extended outlook with spells of strong winds and rain, turning to snow at times. Overnight frosts are likely and snow, mainly over higher ground in the north, but with an increased risk to lower levels. The details of any disruptive snow remains uncertain. Milder, wetter interludes are possible, most likely in the south but with these comes an increased risk of snow and ice further north.

Updated: 13:17 on Tue 15 Jan 2019 GMT

Location details

Hoy Sound

Location
58.944, -3.381
Altitude
0 m above mean sea level

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