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Tuesday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F South Westerly
50km/h 31mph
Wednesday

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F West North Westerly
26km/h 16mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 5°C 41°F South Westerly
40km/h 25mph
Friday

Heavy Rain

9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F Southerly
43km/h 27mph
Saturday

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 8°C 46°F South South Westerly
48km/h 30mph

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Sunrise 07:12 Sunset 18:00

Last updated 08:24

Weather forecast details for Tuesday 3 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
Wed
0300 hours  
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Thick Cloud Light Cloud Partly Cloudy   
Temperature (°C/°F) 4°C 39°F 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 50km/h 31mph South Westerly 50km/h 31mph South Westerly 51km/h 32mph Westerly 37km/h 23mph North Westerly 34km/h 21mph West North Westerly 24km/h 15mph West North Westerly   
Wind Direction SW SW W NW WNW WNW   
Humidity 79% 75% 85% 79% 79% 80%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG E VG E E E   
Pressure (Millibars) 999 998 1000 1004 1010 1015   

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Bright with sunny spells and wintry showers, heaviest and most frequent in the west, and merging into longer spells of sleet or snow at times, although turning to rain at lower levels. Windy with gales over the Hebrides.

  • Tonight

    Showers, wintry over hills, becoming more isolated overnight, with clear spells developing, leading to a frost in places sheltered from the west to northwesterly breeze.

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:
    1800 on Mon 2 March
    To:
    1000 on Tue 3 March
    Updated 2 March at 10:25 Active

    Warning

    Further heavy, wintry showers are expected overnight Monday and into Tuesday. Snow will fall to low levels in places in Scotland and Northern Ireland, with localised accumulations of 1 to 3 cm, while snow-cover will be more widespread over hills here, with around 4-8 cm possible above around 200m, especially in the west. Wales and northern areas of England will see snow chiefly over higher ground, with more than 5 cm in places but with some accumulations possible at low levels too. Ice will be an additional hazard across much of northern Britain.

    The public are advised to be aware of tricky travel conditions generally, and possible disruption to transport.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    1800 on Mon 2 March
    To:
    1000 on Tue 3 March
    Updated 2 March at 10:25 Active

    Warning

    Further heavy, wintry showers are expected overnight Monday and into Tuesday. Snow will fall to low levels in places in Scotland and Northern Ireland, with localised accumulations of 1 to 3 cm, while snow-cover will be more widespread over hills here, with around 4-8 cm possible above around 200m, especially in the west. Wales and northern areas of England will see snow chiefly over higher ground, with more than 5 cm in places but with some accumulations possible at low levels too. Ice will be an additional hazard across much of northern Britain.

    The public are advised to be aware of tricky travel conditions generally, and possible disruption to transport.

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 08:00, Tuesday 3 March

Thick Cloud

1°C 34°F

11km/h 7mph Southerly

Humidity: 90%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 999mb, Rising

Observation station: Skye: Lusa

(Lat: 57.25 | Lon: -5.8)

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