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Tuesday

Sunny Intervals

6°C 43°F 1°C 34°F North North Easterly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph
Wednesday

Sleet Shower

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Thursday

Light Rain

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph
Friday

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 0°C 32°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 13 km/h 8 mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 2°C 36°F North North Easterly
Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph

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Sunrise 07:14 Sunset 17:41

Last updated 11:07

Weather forecast details for Tuesday 28 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Cloud Heavy Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain Light Cloud        
Temperature (°C/°F) 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F        
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Northerly Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Northerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Northerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph North North Westerly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph North Westerly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph West North Westerly        
Wind Direction NNW N NNW NW NW NNW NNW NNW N NW NNW N NNW WNW NW NW WNW        
Humidity 74% 74% 81% 85% 87% 87% 87% 91% 88% 91% 89% 89% 91% 92% 89% 89% 91%        
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EVGEEEVGEEVGVGGGGGVGGG       
Pressure (Millibars) 982 983 983 984 984 985 986 986 987 987 988 988 988 989 989 989 989        

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A frosty start then a bright day with some sunshine, but a cloudy start across the Hebrides and far west with some showers, and showers feeding in across northern parts during the afternoon, wintry over higher ground. Freshening northerly winds.

  • Tonight

    Some clear spells but also scattered showers, these most frequent across the north and turning wintry to lower levels, with slight accumulations in places. North to northwesterly winds slowly easing.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    2200 on Tue 28 February
    To:
    0900 on Wed 1 March
    Updated 28 February at 10:14

    Warning

    Frequent wintry showers and falling temperatures are likely to lead to some icy surfaces later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday morning.

    As an additional hazard, sleet and snow showers are expected to fall to increasingly low levels, more frequently so across the Northern Isles, Hebrides and Northwest Highlands. Up to 2 cm may accumulate, mainly above 100 m, away from northern coasts, with 2-5 cm over higher ground.Expect difficult driving conditions on untreated roads as well as slippery conditions on pavements and cycle paths.

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 11:00, Tuesday 28 February

Sunny

6°C 43°F

Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph North North Westerly

Humidity: 74%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 981mb, Rising

Observation station: Wick

(Lat: 58.45 | Lon: -3.083)

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