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Friday

Sleet Shower

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F West South Westerly
48km/h 30mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
26km/h 16mph
Sunday

Light Cloud

10°C 50°F 5°C 41°F West South Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Monday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F Westerly
23km/h 14mph
Tuesday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F West South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

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Weather forecast details for Friday 19 December. 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 Shower Sleet Shower Heavy Rain Shower Sleet Shower Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Partly Cloudy Clear Sky      
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F      
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 35km/h 22mph West South Westerly 48km/h 30mph West South Westerly 45km/h 28mph Westerly 34km/h 21mph West South Westerly 42km/h 26mph West South Westerly 40km/h 25mph Westerly 48km/h 30mph Westerly 48km/h 30mph Westerly 47km/h 29mph Westerly 43km/h 27mph Westerly 39km/h 24mph Westerly 40km/h 25mph Westerly 40km/h 25mph West North Westerly 42km/h 26mph Westerly 42km/h 26mph Westerly 43km/h 27mph Westerly 39km/h 24mph Westerly 39km/h 24mph Westerly 42km/h 26mph Westerly      
Wind Direction WSW WSW W WSW WSW W W W W W W W WNW W W W W W W      
Humidity 85% 92% 92% 91% 92% 92% 86% 81% 78% 85% 85% 81% 80% 78% 83% 79% 84% 78% 76%      
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) E G M VG E G VG VG VG VG VG E G E VG VG E E VG      
Pressure (Millibars) 997 997 998 998 998 999 999 1000 1000 1001 1001 1001 1002 1003 1003 1004 1005 1005 1006      

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Scattered blustery showers, these often a mix of sleet, snow and hail. Risk of thunder in any heavy bursts, particularly in the north. Some brighter spells between showers, these most likely for eastern Caithness. Windy, with westerly gales.

  • Tonight

    Blustery and wintry showers continue, as does the risk of thunder. Limited clear spells between showers. Gale force winds turn more northwesterly.

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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Observations

Observed at 09:00, Friday 19 December

Heavy Rain Shower

2°C 36°F

31km/h 19mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 89%

Visibility: Poor

Pressure: 996mb, Rising

Observation station: Loch Glascarnoch

(Lat: 57.717 | Lon: -4.883)

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