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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Heavy Snow

3°C 37°F -2°C 28°F Westerly
27km/h 17mph

Light Snow

1°C 34°F -1°C 30°F West North Westerly
19km/h 12mph

Sunny Intervals

3°C 37°F -1°C 30°F West North Westerly
18km/h 11mph

Sunny Intervals

3°C 37°F -1°C 30°F North North Westerly
21km/h 13mph


2°C 36°F -2°C 28°F North Westerly
24km/h 15mph



Sunrise 08:21 Sunset 16:42

Last updated 16:09

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 28 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours    
Weather Conditions Heavy Snow Heavy Snow Heavy Snow Light Snow     
Temperature (°C/°F) -1°C 30°F -1°C 30°F -1°C 30°F -1°C 30°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 34km/h 21mph Westerly 37km/h 23mph Westerly 27km/h 17mph Westerly 29km/h 18mph Westerly     
Wind Direction W W W W     
Humidity 84% 89% 92% 90%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG M P M     
Pressure (Millibars) 988 984 983 981     


Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Snow showers will give difficult travelling conditions, especially over the higher routes, with strong westerly winds. There will be some clear spells between the showers with a widespread frost and some icy patches developing on some surfaces.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: West Dunbartonshire

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    1130 on Wed 28 January
    2355 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 28 January at 11:24 Active


    Showers of snow across parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland on Wednesday morning will extend to parts of northern England and Wales by evening, then continue overnight and into Thursday.

    Over Scotland, Northern Ireland and parts of northern England 5 cm or more may fall even at some lower levels, with more than 15 cm possible over higher ground. See separate amber warning for main risk areas. Over Wales only 1-3 cm is likely in places at low levels with 5-10 cm possible over higher ground. Strong, gusty winds will lead to drifting and temporary blizzard conditions over high ground, while icy surfaces and lightning pose additional risks in some areas.This is an update to the warning issued on Monday to extend the warning a little further south into parts of Wales.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel.

  2. Amber warning of snow

    1700 on Wed 28 January
    1100 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 28 January at 10:47


    Snow showers will become widespread and heavier across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England during Wednesday evening and will continue through the night into Thursday morning. Snow amounts will be very variable but over 5 cm will accumulate at lower levels in places with over 15 cm on high ground. Strong and gusty winds will lead to drifting and blizzard conditions at times, especially over higher routes.

    The public should be prepared for travel disruption and 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

Issued by the Met Office

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:33, Wednesday 28 Jan


Observed at 15:00, Wednesday 28 January

Thick Cloud

2°C 36°F

16km/h 10mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 85%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 990mb, Falling

Observation station: Glasgow; Bishopton

(Lat: 55.9 | Lon: -4.533)

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