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Thursday

Light Rain

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph
Friday

Sunny Intervals

12°C 54°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

12°C 54°F 5°C 41°F Northerly
Wind Speed 6 km/h 4 mph
Sunday

Sunny

13°C 55°F 9°C 48°F South South Easterly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph
Monday

Light Cloud

14°C 57°F 11°C 52°F South South Easterly
Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph

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Last updated 06:07

Weather forecast details for Thursday 29 September. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1000 hours1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
Fri
0400 hours 
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Cloud Partly Cloudy Clear Sky Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy  
Temperature (°C/°F) 9°C 48°F 10°C 50°F 10°C 50°F 9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 8°C 46°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Gusts 79 km/h 49 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph West South Westerly  
Wind Direction WNW WNW WNW WNW WSW WSW WSW  
Humidity 81% 77% 68% 69% 74% 81% 82%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EVGEEEEE 
Pressure (Millibars) 991 995 998 1000 1000 999 999  

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Very windy start today. Gale to severe gale force southwest winds veering northwesterly later this morning then easing a little. Frequent showers, some heavy this morning becoming fewer this afternoon with more in the way of sunshine. Feeling cooler.

  • Tonight

    Showers will continue off and on through the night over Western Isles and western fringes of the mainland. A drier night further east with clear periods. Lighter westerly winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 2

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    From:
    0100 on Thu 29 September
    To:
    1300 on Thu 29 September
    Updated 28 September at 10:17 Active

    Warning

    Gales and locally severe gales are expected to develop across much of Scotland and the far north of England for a time on Thursday. Gusts of 50-60 mph are likely in many areas, whilst the strongest winds, with gusts of around 75 mph, are possible across the Hebrides, Sutherland, Caithness and Orkney during the first part of the morning.

    Please be aware that potential impacts could include minor travel disruption with some bridge restrictions, and possible damage to trees and structures. Additionally, large waves will build off northern and western coasts of Scotland with the risk of some wave overtopping here.This Warning has been updated to extend the southern boundary south into northern England and to bring forward the end time.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Observations

Observed at 06:00, Thursday 29 September

Light Cloud

10°C 50°F

Wind Speed 58 km/h 36 mph South Westerly

Humidity: 83%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 987mb, Falling

Observation station: Wick Airport

(Lat: 58.454 | Lon: -3.089)

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