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Wednesday

Sleet Shower

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F West North Westerly
48km/h 30mph
Thursday

Sleet Shower

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F North Westerly
29km/h 18mph
Friday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F North Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Saturday

Sunny

5°C 41°F 2°C 36°F North North Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Sunday

Sunny

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F North North Westerly
35km/h 22mph

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Sunrise 08:21 Sunset 16:45

Last updated 14:12

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 1500 hours1600 hours1700 hours1800 hours1900 hours2000 hours2100 hours2200 hours2300 hours0000 hours
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0100 hours0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours         
Weather Conditions Sleet Shower Sleet Shower Sleet Shower Heavy Snow Sleet Shower Sleet Light Snow Heavy Snow Sleet Heavy Snow Sleet Shower Heavy Snow Heavy Snow Shower Light Snow Heavy Snow Shower          
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F          
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 43km/h 27mph West North Westerly 50km/h 31mph Westerly 50km/h 31mph Westerly 58km/h 36mph West North Westerly 56km/h 35mph Westerly 55km/h 34mph Westerly 55km/h 34mph Westerly 56km/h 35mph West North Westerly 48km/h 30mph West North Westerly 39km/h 24mph West North Westerly 45km/h 28mph West North Westerly 45km/h 28mph West North Westerly 39km/h 24mph Westerly 42km/h 26mph West North Westerly 35km/h 22mph Westerly          
Wind Direction WNW W W WNW W W W WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW W WNW W          
Humidity 90% 80% 82% 89% 83% 86% 89% 92% 86% 93% 85% 83% 86% 81% 81%          
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M E VG M E P P P M P VG G M E VG          
Pressure (Millibars) 992 991 990 990 988 987 986 985 985 985 984 983 982 981 980          

Strathclyde

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Bright with sunny intervals and snow showers, some heavy with hail and thunder, giving slight to moderate falls, even on low ground away form the west coast. Strong to gale westerly winds, causing drifting on high ground.

  • Tonight

    Clear intervals and snow showers, perhaps merging into longer spells of snow, with further moderate accumulations and drifting in the strong westerly winds. Widespread frost with icy patches.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: North Ayrshire

  1. Yellow warning of snow

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

    Warning

    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

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

    Warning

    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.

  3. Yellow early warning of snow

    From:
    1200 on Sat 31 January
    To:
    2345 on Sat 31 January
    Updated 28 January at 13:10

    Alert

    Further snow showers will affect parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland from Saturday afternoon and through Sunday leading to some locally large accumulations. These will be associated with strong winds so drifting and temporary blizzard conditions are likely.The public should be aware of the potential for disruption from these conditions. This alert is likely to be updated in the coming days.

  4. Yellow early warning of snow

    From:
    0015 on Sun 1 February
    To:
    2345 on Sun 1 February
    Updated 28 January at 13:00

    Alert

    Further snow showers will affect parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland on Sunday leading to some locally large accumulations and the showers may spread along eastern and western coasts of England and Wales. The showers will be associated with strong winds so drifting and temporary blizzard conditions are possible as well as icy stretches. The public should be aware of the potential for disruption from these conditions. This alert is likely to be updated in the coming days.

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 14:00, Wednesday 28 January

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F

31km/h 19mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 66%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 992mb, Rising

Observation station: Prestwick Rnas

(Lat: 55.515 | Lon: -4.585)

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