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Thursday

Sleet

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
18km/h 11mph
Friday

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F North Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F North North Westerly
47km/h 29mph
Sunday

Sunny

5°C 41°F 2°C 36°F North North Westerly
40km/h 25mph
Monday

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F West North Westerly
21km/h 13mph

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Sunrise 08:17 Sunset 16:47

Last updated 08:09

Weather forecast details for Thursday 29 January. 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 Snow Light Snow Light Snow Sleet Light Cloud Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Sleet Heavy Rain Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain Light Cloud Light Cloud    
Temperature (°C/°F) 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F    
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 18km/h 11mph West North Westerly 16km/h 10mph Westerly 24km/h 15mph Westerly 18km/h 11mph West North Westerly 19km/h 12mph Westerly 21km/h 13mph Westerly 31km/h 19mph North Westerly 31km/h 19mph North Westerly 31km/h 19mph West North Westerly 24km/h 15mph Westerly 24km/h 15mph Westerly 26km/h 16mph West South Westerly 24km/h 15mph West South Westerly 23km/h 14mph South Westerly 19km/h 12mph South Westerly 23km/h 14mph West North Westerly 26km/h 16mph North Westerly 27km/h 17mph North Westerly 34km/h 21mph North North Westerly 32km/h 20mph North Westerly 29km/h 18mph North Westerly    
Wind Direction WNW W W WNW W W NW NW WNW W W WSW WSW SW SW WNW NW NW NNW NW NW    
Humidity 97% 94% 91% 90% 89% 87% 82% 81% 81% 80% 83% 85% 84% 89% 93% 93% 85% 88% 86% 83% 82%    
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VP G G VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG G M G VG VG VG VG VG    
Pressure (Millibars) 977 976 975 975 974 974 974 974 974 974 973 972 971 971 971 971 971 972 972 973 973    

Strathclyde

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Bright with sunny intervals and wintry showers, heaviest and most frequent over Argyll and Ayrshire, with further slight or moderate falls, particularly over the higher ground, turning to rain or sleet at lower levels. Windy over Kintyre and the Isles.

  • Tonight

    Rain and hill snow will spread from the north during the evening, then becoming dry with some clear spells, although showers will continue over the Isles, with strengthening northwesterly winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: South Ayrshire

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    1130 on Wed 28 January
    To:
    2355 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 28 January at 11:24 Active

    Warning

    Showers of snow across parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland on Wednesday morning will extend to parts of northern England and Wales by evening, then continue overnight and into Thursday.

    Over Scotland, Northern Ireland and parts of northern England 5 cm or more may fall even at some lower levels, with more than 15 cm possible over higher ground. See separate amber warning for main risk areas. Over Wales only 1-3 cm is likely in places at low levels with 5-10 cm possible over higher ground. Strong, gusty winds will lead to drifting and temporary blizzard conditions over high ground, while icy surfaces and lightning pose additional risks in some areas.This is an update to the warning issued on Monday to extend the warning a little further south into parts of Wales.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel.

  2. Amber warning of snow

    From:
    1700 on Wed 28 January
    To:
    1100 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 28 January at 10:47 Active

    Warning

    Snow showers will become widespread and heavier across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England during Wednesday evening and will continue through the night into Thursday morning. Snow amounts will be very variable but over 5 cm will accumulate at lower levels in places with over 15 cm on high ground. Strong and gusty winds will lead to drifting and blizzard conditions at times, especially over higher routes.

    The public should be prepared for travel disruption and hazardous driving conditions.

  3. Yellow early warning of snow

    From:
    0015 on Sun 1 February
    To:
    2345 on Sun 1 February
    Updated 28 January at 13:00

    Alert

    Further snow showers will affect parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland on Sunday leading to some locally large accumulations and the showers may spread along eastern and western coasts of England and Wales. The showers will be associated with strong winds so drifting and temporary blizzard conditions are possible as well as icy stretches. The public should be aware of the potential for disruption from these conditions. This alert is likely to be updated in the coming days.

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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UK Forecast Last updated 08:14, Thursday 29 Jan

Observations

Observed at 07:00, Thursday 29 January

Sleet

1°C 34°F

45km/h 28mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 87%

Visibility: Poor

Pressure: 979mb, Falling

Observation station: Prestwick

(Lat: 55.517 | Lon: -4.583)

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