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Wide Firth weather

  • Light rain 6 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny intervals 4 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Heavy rain 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Light shower day 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Light shower day 6 °C

    3 °C

Monday (Monday 21 January 2019)
Now 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Light rain Light shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain
60% 40% 10% 20% 30% 50% 90% ≥95% 90% 50%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 24 32 S 25 35 S 23 35 S 26 39 S 29 43 S 28 41 S 27 41 S 24 36 SSW 19 28 SW 16 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG G G G M M VG
Humidity
79% 76% 78% 80% 83% 88% 84% 92% 93% 91%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 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 rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night
60% 90% 90% 60% 40% 10% 20% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 13 21 W 12 19 W 14 22 W 12 20 W 11 17 W 11 17 W 10 17 WNW 9 16 W 8 13 W 8 14 WSW 10 15 WSW 9 13 W 11 18 W 10 16 WSW 12 17 W 9 15 W 10 16 WSW 9 14 W 9 14 WSW 8 13 W 8 12 W 8 12 W 8 12 W 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M M G M E VG E E E VG E E E VG E VG E E VG G M G G
Humidity
90% 91% 92% 91% 93% 88% 86% 85% 84% 87% 83% 82% 80% 78% 83% 81% 84% 81% 82% 84% 87% 85% 85% 86%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 8 12 W 8 13 W 9 14 W 9 13 W 8 14 W 11 18 WNW 9 15 WNW 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G M G
Humidity
86% 88% 84% 85% 79% 83% 83% 76%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 16:09 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 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 Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 11 16 WNW 10 15 WNW 9 13 W 9 13 WSW 10 15 SW 11 16 SW 14 20 SSW 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
77% 75% 74% 77% 74% 75% 77% 78%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy
20% 20% 50% 50% 70% 80% 60% 20%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 20 29 SW 21 30 SW 21 30 SW 23 33 SW 23 33 WSW 24 34 WSW 25 35 WSW 25 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M G G G M G G
Humidity
79% 83% 85% 84% 84% 84% 82% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
20% 50% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 24 34 W 23 32 W 24 34 W 24 34 WNW 25 35 NW 25 35 WNW 24 34 NW 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity
80% 80% 79% 77% 75% 74% 74% 74%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: Third quarter
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 30% 30%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 26 37 NW 26 37 NW 26 37 NW 25 36 WNW 24 35 WNW 23 33 WNW 23 32 W 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
72% 73% 71% 71% 71% 69% 69% 71%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:32 Sunset: 16:18 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy shower day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Light shower day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Another cold day on Tuesday with a few wintry showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will be a cloudy evening and night with rain, some of this heavy and persistent at times. Some wet snow possible later across Orkney. Strong southeasterly winds easing down later in the night. Minimum temperature 2 °C.

Tuesday:

A cold and bright day with a few wintry showers but some drier interludes too. Light winds. Maximum temperature 4 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Staying cold, a few wintry showers on Wednesday but mainly dry on Thursday. Rain and strong winds likely for a time on Friday.

Updated: 13:57 on Mon 21 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Some bright spells. Rain and hill snow in Scotland.

Today:

Any low cloud and fog in central and eastern areas will be slow to lift, then mainly dry and bright. A band of rain and hill snow in Scotland moving southeastwards, followed by wintry showers. Windy in north, with gales.

Tonight:

Band of rain and hill snow continues to move southeastwards, clearing the southeast by dawn. Wintry showers in north and west. Widespread frost post front, and ice risk. Windy.

Tuesday:

Blustery, wintry showers will be most frequent and heaviest in the west, with a risk of thunder here. The showers will penetrate into central and eastern areas at times.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Cold, with wintry showers in places on Wednesday, with sunshine elsewhere. Becoming less cold and cloudier thereafter, with some rain spreading erratically eastwards from Thursday, perhaps preceded by snow.

Updated: 03:14 on Mon 21 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 26 Jan 2019 to Monday 4 Feb 2019:

Changeable on Saturday with rain and hill snow clearing southeastwards, to leave a brighter and showery picture for the remainder of the weekend. Showers will be of a wintry mix with snow possible at lower levels, particularly in the north and it will be windy with coastal gales probable in the north and west. Thereafter, the final few days of January and early February are likely to remain rather unsettled with brisk winds, outbreaks of rain and hill snow, as well as some showery interludes in between. It will remain cold for most with widespread overnight frosts as well as the risk of ice. Snow remains a possibility to lower levels, particularly in the north.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Feb 2019 to Tuesday 19 Feb 2019:

The weather will continue to be mixed through early February with a continuation of the generally cold conditions. This will bring spells of rain and hill snow, interspersed by showery interludes, with a continued risk of snow to lower levels, especially in the north. As we head through February there is an increased chance of seeing very cold conditions developing with a greater probability of northerly or easterly winds. This will bring an increased risk of snow to all areas and more widespread frost, however there remains some uncertainty. In this scenario the driest conditions will be across the northwest, whilst the south could see wetter and occasionally milder interludes, bringing a risk of more significant snow.

Updated: 03:14 on Mon 21 Jan 2019 GMT

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