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  • Cloudy 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

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    11 °C

  • Heavy rain 12 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 12 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

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Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
Now 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 Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
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Temperature (°C)
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ENE 6 15 ENE 8 16 ENE 8 16 E 10 16 E 13 18 ESE 12 18 ESE 11 17 ESE 13 20 ESE 12 20 ESE 12 21 ESE 12 22 ESE 14 24 ESE 14 24 ESE 14 24 ESE 14 24 ESE 13 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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84% 76% 75% 72% 66% 64% 69% 66% 69% 72% 73% 71% 72% 73% 73% 73%
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Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
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Warnings
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
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Temperature (°C)
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SE 13 22 SE 13 22 SE 15 24 SE 16 25 SE 16 27 SE 18 29 SE 21 32 SE 22 33 SE 22 34 SE 23 35 SE 23 36 SE 23 36 SE 23 34 SE 22 34 SE 21 32 SE 19 29 SE 19 30 SE 19 29 SE 19 29 SE 18 28 SE 17 27 SE 17 27 SE 18 28 SE 17 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG G G G M G G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
76% 77% 80% 82% 80% 83% 85% 88% 90% 90% 92% 93% 95% 96% 96% 95% 94% 94% 94% 94% 95% 95% 94% 95%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
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Warnings
Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
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Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 16 25 SE 16 26 ESE 14 22 SSW 11 18 SSW 13 19 SSW 12 16 WSW 11 15 S 10 15 SSW 10 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G G G G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 96% 97% 95% 92% 91% 91% 91%
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1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light shower night Light rain
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Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 12 17 ESE 19 27 ESE 23 32 ESE 24 35 ESE 26 36 ESE 24 34 ESE 24 33 ESE 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VG G G M G G G
Humidity Expand
92% 89% 90% 91% 90% 90% 89% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Light shower night Cloudy
40% 30% 50% 20% 40% 50% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 23 32 ESE 23 32 E 23 33 NE 23 32 SE 22 30 SSE 20 27 SE 19 26 SE 18 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
91% 90% 89% 88% 87% 86% 84% 84%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 17:47 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower night Cloudy
40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 18 25 SE 19 26 S 20 27 SSE 22 30 SSE 25 34 SSE 25 34 S 25 34 S 25 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
84% 84% 85% 84% 83% 85% 84% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light rain Light shower night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 50% 40% 30% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 25 35 S 25 34 SSW 25 34 SSW 24 33 SSW 22 30 S 21 28 S 21 28 S 20 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 85% 84% 83% 82% 82% 83% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Met Office 08:00, Wed
Updated 07:00 on Wed 18 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Heavy rain 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Light rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Heavy rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Light shower day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 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 Heavy rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Much more settled on Wednesday. Sunny spells and light winds.

Today:

A much quieter day. All parts staying dry with broken cloud allowing some sunshine. Winds staying mostly light across Shetland although freshening from the east later across Orkney. Maximum temperature 11 °C.

Tonight:

A dry start to the evening with some clear intervals. Then cloud will thicken to bring a few patches of rain tonight, with some heavier bursts reaching Orkney. Strengthening southeasterlies. Minimum temperature 9 °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: 03:03 on Wed 18 Oct 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Largely cloudy. Turning wet and windy this weekend.

Today:

Cloudy across Wales and also central and southern England with rain moving northeastwards. This will be heavy at times but tend to clear in the afternoon. Elsewhere it will be mainly dry with a few sunny spells likely in places.

Tonight:

Cloudy and mild with hill fog in many places. There will also be some rain at times, particularly in the north and west where it will also be breezy.

Thursday:

A mainly cloudy day with rain in places. During the afternoon persistent rain will move in from the west and it will also become windy, with gales in the southwest.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Wet and possibly windy conditions will steadily clear on Friday allowing brighter conditions. Becoming wet and windy again by Saturday, with gales likely. Slowly becoming drier and brighter on Sunday.

Updated: 02:19 on Wed 18 Oct 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 22 Oct 2017 to Tuesday 31 Oct 2017:

Next Sunday will likely see an unsettled start, with wet weather clearing to the east, leaving a mix of sunshine and blustery showers for the rest of the day. The following week looks set to remain unsettled, with further periods of wet and windy weather, especially in the north and west. However, it is possible that there will be some longer spells of drier and brighter weather in between, most likely across the southeast. This may lead to more settled conditions towards the end of the month, although there remains some uncertainty. Temperatures will vary around normal through Sunday and Monday, before becoming slightly warmer through the rest of next week. There is an increased risk of chilly nights in any more settled spells.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 1 Nov 2017 to Wednesday 15 Nov 2017:

As we head into the start in November, a changeable pattern is most likely at first bringing spells of wet and windy weather, interspersed with some drier and brighter interludes. The most unsettled weather is likely across the north and west, with the south and east often drier and brighter. These drier conditions may become more prolonged as we head through the first week of November, bringing an increased chance of frost and fog overnight. However, the northwest may remain more unsettled, leading to a more general northwest/southeast split by mid month, with the wettest and windiest weather in the northwest. Temperatures are likely to stay close to normal, although it may be colder than normal where settled spells are prolonged.

Updated: 02:19 on Wed 18 Oct 2017 BST

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Foubister

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58.919, -2.837
Altitude
24.0 m above mean sea level

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