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Friday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F South South Westerly
37km/h 23mph
Saturday

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 4°C 39°F Southerly
13km/h 8mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
39km/h 24mph
Monday

Heavy Rain

7°C 45°F 4°C 39°F South South Easterly
32km/h 20mph
Tuesday

Light Rain Shower

8°C 46°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
19km/h 12mph

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Forecast

Sunrise 07:06 Sunset 18:07

Last updated 11:09

Weather forecast details for Friday 6 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain       
Temperature (°C/°F) 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F       
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 37km/h 23mph South South Westerly 39km/h 24mph South South Westerly 42km/h 26mph South South Westerly 43km/h 27mph South South Westerly 45km/h 28mph South South Westerly 45km/h 28mph South South Westerly 47km/h 29mph South South Westerly 45km/h 28mph South South Westerly 47km/h 29mph South South Westerly 48km/h 30mph South South Westerly 48km/h 30mph South South Westerly 48km/h 30mph South South Westerly 50km/h 31mph South Westerly 50km/h 31mph South Westerly 48km/h 30mph South Westerly 47km/h 29mph South Westerly 45km/h 28mph South Westerly 39km/h 24mph West South Westerly       
Wind Direction SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SW SW SW SW SW WSW       
Humidity 92% 90% 89% 90% 90% 90% 90% 89% 90% 90% 90% 91% 93% 92% 92% 93% 90% 89%       
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M M M M P P P P P M M M G M M G G G       
Pressure (Millibars) 1011 1010 1009 1007 1006 1004 1003 1003 1002 1000 1000 999 998 997 997 997 998 999       

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Rain across the west, gradually turning heavier and more persistent, the heaviest rain in Skye Lochaber and Wester Ross. Mainly dry, brighter spells towards Strathspey, Inverness, up to Wick and Strathy. Strengthening southwesterly winds, gales developing, severe in northwest.

  • Tonight

    Heavy rain persisting across much of Highland and the Isles, heaviest in Northwest Highlands. Rain lighter in east with some good dry spells around Caithness and Nairn. Severe gales easing.

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 rain

    From:
    1800 on Fri 6 March
    To:
    0600 on Sun 8 March
    Updated 6 March at 11:10

    Warning

    Rain will be persistent and heavy at times during the rest of Friday and Saturday, lasting into Sunday morning. The public should be aware of the risk of localised flooding with a higher risk within the amber area due to high river levels and additional snow melt. Some travel disruption is likely, especially on Saturday and into Sunday morning.

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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Observations

Observed at 10:00, Friday 6 March

Light Rain

7°C 45°F

29km/h 18mph South South Westerly

Humidity: 93%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 1016mb, Falling

Observation station: Skye: Lusa

(Lat: 57.25 | Lon: -5.8)

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