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Thursday

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
56km/h 35mph
Friday

Heavy Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
51km/h 32mph
Saturday

Light Rain

8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F West North Westerly
29km/h 18mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 8°C 46°F West South Westerly
40km/h 25mph
Monday

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 6°C 43°F West South Westerly
35km/h 22mph

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Last updated 16:10

Weather forecast details for Thursday 18 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Fri
0300 hours    
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower     
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 39km/h 24mph Westerly 47km/h 29mph West South Westerly 56km/h 35mph West South Westerly 53km/h 33mph Westerly     
Wind Direction W WSW WSW W     
Humidity 84% 78% 80% 79%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG E VG E     
Pressure (Millibars) 995 996 995 996     

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Blustery, wintry, showers throughout, these more frequent in the west with snow lying on the hills. Some clear spells in the east around Inverness. Remaining windy with gales around the coasts.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    2100 on Thu 18 December
    To:
    0600 on Sat 20 December
    Updated 18 December at 11:20

    Warning

    Snow showers are expected to continue throughout Thursday night, Friday and early Saturday, giving lying snow above 200 m. Some drifting of the lying snow will also occur in the strong winds. Icy patches will occur on untreated surfaces. The public should be aware of some hazardous driving conditions.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    2100 on Thu 18 December
    To:
    0600 on Sat 20 December
    Updated 18 December at 11:20

    Warning

    Snow showers are expected to continue throughout Thursday night, Friday and early Saturday, giving lying snow above 200 m. Some drifting of the lying snow will also occur in the strong winds. Icy patches will occur on untreated surfaces. The public should be aware of some hazardous driving conditions.

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 15:00, Thursday 18 December

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F

21km/h 13mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 87%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 993mb, Rising

Observation station: Skye: Lusa

(Lat: 57.25 | Lon: -5.8)

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