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Thursday

Sleet

6°C 43°F 0°C 32°F South Westerly
11km/h 7mph
Friday

Light Snow

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F West South Westerly
11km/h 7mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
11km/h 7mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 2°C 36°F West South Westerly
14km/h 9mph
Monday

Light Rain

7°C 45°F 1°C 34°F West South Westerly
11km/h 7mph

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Sunrise 08:51 Sunset 15:32

Last updated 19:30

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 2100 hours2200 hours2300 hours0000 hours
Fri
0100 hours0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours               
Weather Conditions Sleet Sleet Shower Sleet Shower Light Snow Light Snow Light Snow Heavy Snow Light Snow Shower Light Snow                
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°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 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F                
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 10km/h 6mph West South Westerly 10km/h 6mph West South Westerly 8km/h 5mph South Westerly 11km/h 7mph South Westerly 10km/h 6mph South Westerly 13km/h 8mph West South Westerly 11km/h 7mph West South Westerly 11km/h 7mph West South Westerly 11km/h 7mph West South Westerly                
Wind Direction WSW WSW SW SW SW WSW WSW WSW WSW                
Humidity 91% 79% 79% 80% 74% 86% 84% 73% 74%                
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) P E E VG E P P VG E                
Pressure (Millibars) 994 995 994 994 993 993 993 994 994                

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Blustery, wintry, showers throughout, these more frequent in the west with snow lying on the hills. Some clear spells in the east around Inverness. 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

    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

    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

Issued by the Met Office

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Observations

Observed at 19:00, Thursday 18 December

Light Rain Shower

4°C 39°F

14km/h 9mph South Westerly

Humidity: 77%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 993mb, Rising

Observation station: Aviemore

(Lat: 57.206 | Lon: -3.827)

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