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Westray Airfield weather

  • Heavy rain 6 °C

    1 °C

  • Light shower day 6 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 6 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Light shower day 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 7 °C

    3 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 16 January 2019)
Now 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light shower night Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night
10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 40% 20% 50% 80% 80% 80% 50% 40% 60% 10% 10% 20% 40% 40% 60%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -5 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 29 35 NNW 22 26 N 17 21 N 13 16 N 11 13 NNE 11 13 NNE 12 14 N 13 16 NNE 15 19 NNE 20 25 NNE 28 35 N 29 37 N 30 38 N 29 37 NNW 32 41 NNW 30 39 NNW 32 43 NNW 31 42 NNW 31 42 NNW 35 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E E E E E G M G G VG M VG E M M E VG
Humidity
87% 87% 87% 85% 84% 87% 85% 84% 89% 92% 89% 83% 84% 83% 69% 64% 86% 73% 71% 82%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:50 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
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night 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 day Light shower day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
60% 60% 40% 40% 40% 60% 60% 40% 30% 40% 30% 30% 10% 10% 10% 30% 10% 10% 30% 30% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 42 56 N 38 51 N 41 53 N 38 50 N 40 54 N 36 50 N 39 53 N 39 52 N 36 48 N 35 46 N 29 39 N 29 39 N 25 33 N 24 32 N 23 30 N 21 28 NNW 19 26 NNW 17 23 NNW 18 23 N 15 20 NNW 13 18 N 13 18 NNW 11 16 NNW 10 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G E VG E E E E E E E VG E E E E VG VG E E VG E VG E
Humidity
74% 80% 72% 74% 72% 72% 68% 67% 65% 64% 71% 72% 69% 67% 66% 70% 75% 71% 73% 74% 74% 69% 65% 65%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:52 Sunset: 15:52 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
Partly cloudy night 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 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 8 12 WSW 7 11 WSW 8 13 SSW 10 15 SSE 13 19 SSE 14 20 SSE 15 22 SSE 16 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
65% 67% 68% 63% 62% 63% 67% 66%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:51 Sunset: 15:55 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
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 15 21 SSE 15 21 SSE 14 19 SSE 14 19 SSE 14 20 SSE 14 19 SSE 13 18 S 13 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG G G
Humidity
68% 69% 71% 71% 69% 73% 77% 79%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
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 Cloudy Light shower day Partly cloudy night Light shower night
<5% 10% 10% 40% 50% 40% 20% 30%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 14 19 S 14 20 SSW 16 23 SW 19 26 W 21 30 W 23 31 WNW 22 31 WNW 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 81% 81% 80% 77% 71% 70% 66%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:59 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 19 26 W 18 24 WSW 17 24 SW 17 24 SW 19 26 SSW 20 28 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 G VG
Humidity
67% 68% 72% 73% 74% 75% 77% 78%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 16:02 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
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 24 33 SSE 23 32 S 23 31 SW 22 30 WSW 22 30 SW 21 28 SW 20 27 SSW 18 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 78% 77% 75% 73% 74% 74% 75%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Rain across Orkney, wintry showers for Shetland.

Today:

Rain across Orkney, heavy at times, but scattered showers for Shetland, these turning to snow down to low levels in the afternoon. Fresh winds, becoming northerly in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Tonight:

Rain soon clears Orkney with scattered sleet or snow showers soon becoming established across the Northern Isles this evening. These continue overnight, heavy at times with strong northerly winds. Minimum temperature -2 °C.

Thursday:

A cold day with sunny spells and sleet or snow showers. These will be heaviest and most frequent in the morning. Strong northerly winds gradually easing. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Cold and largely dry with just a few wintry showers Friday and Saturday, light winds. Some rain, sleet and snow Sunday, with strengthening westerly winds.

Updated: 02:55 on Wed 16 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing eastwards and becoming colder.

Today:

Early often heavy rain across Scotland and northern England will move southeastwards, clearing southeast England later. Colder, brighter conditions with showers will follow, some wintry showers over hills and to lower levels in the north later. Gales in far north.

Tonight:

A cold night with widespread frost and icy patches. Windy, especially in the north with gales. Some showers, with possible snow to lower levels in Scotland, northern England and Wales.

Thursday:

Thursday will start frosty, with icy patches. There will be wintry showers, mainly in the north and east. Otherwise, a sunny but cold day, with winds easing for most.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Into this weekend it will be cold, with overnight frost. Outbreaks of rain and hill snow will move southeastwards at times.

Updated: 03:06 on Wed 16 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: 03:06 on Wed 16 Jan 2019 GMT

Location details

Westray Airfield

Location
59.351, -2.947
Altitude
3 m above mean sea level

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