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Thursday

Heavy Rain

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
39km/h 24mph
Friday

Heavy Rain

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
39km/h 24mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 6°C 43°F North Westerly
24km/h 15mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F West South Westerly
40km/h 25mph
Monday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
35km/h 22mph

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Weather forecast details for Thursday 18 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours                     
Weather Conditions Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Light Rain Shower                      
Temperature (°C/°F) 4°C 39°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F                      
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 31km/h 19mph Westerly 39km/h 24mph Westerly 35km/h 22mph Westerly                      
Wind Direction W W W                      
Humidity 84% 76% 77%                      
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G E VG                      
Pressure (Millibars) 993 993 994                      

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Tonight

    Further blustery showers, these more frequent in the west and occasionally wintry even to lower levels. Some clear spells in the east. Remaining windy with gales around the coasts.

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:
    2100 on Thu 18 December
    To:
    0600 on Sat 20 December
    Updated 18 December at 11:20 Active

    Warning

    Snow showers are expected to continue throughout Thursday night, Friday and early Saturday, giving lying snow above 200 m. Some drifting of the lying snow will also occur in the strong winds. Icy patches will occur on untreated surfaces. The public should be aware of some hazardous driving conditions.

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    2100 on Thu 18 December
    To:
    0600 on Sat 20 December
    Updated 18 December at 11:20 Active

    Warning

    Snow showers are expected to continue throughout Thursday night, Friday and early Saturday, giving lying snow above 200 m. Some drifting of the lying snow will also occur in the strong winds. Icy patches will occur on untreated surfaces. The public should be aware of some 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

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Reporting Scotland Forecast Last updated 22:22, Thursday 18 Dec Forecast updated 7 days a week

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UK Forecast Last updated 00:19, Friday 19 Dec

Observations

Observed at 01:00, Friday 19 December

Light Rain Shower

4°C 39°F

34km/h 21mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 86%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 994mb, Falling

Observation station: Skye: Lusa

(Lat: 57.25 | Lon: -5.8)

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