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Forecast - Kirkwall

Heavy snow showers and a fresh breezeLight rain showers and a fresh breezeHeavy rain and a fresh breezeLight rain showers and a fresh breezeLight rain showers and a moderate breezeSunny intervals and a moderate breezeLight rain and a moderate breezeLight rain showers and a moderate breezeSunny intervals and a moderate breezeDrizzle and a fresh breezeLight rain showers and a moderate breezeLight rain showers and a moderate breezeLight rain and a fresh breezeLight rain and a fresh breeze

Environmental Summary

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:15Sunset17:35
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:12Sunset17:38
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:10Sunset17:40
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:07Sunset17:43
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:04Sunset17:45
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:01Sunset17:48
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:58Sunset17:50
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:55Sunset17:52
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:53Sunset17:55
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:50Sunset17:57
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:47Sunset17:59
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:44Sunset18:02
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:41Sunset18:04
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:38Sunset18:07
UVLow

Hour by hour forecast

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Environmental Summary

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:15Sunset17:35
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:12Sunset17:38
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:10Sunset17:40
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:07Sunset17:43
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:04Sunset17:45
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:01Sunset17:48
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:58Sunset17:50
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:55Sunset17:52
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:53Sunset17:55
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:50Sunset17:57
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:47Sunset17:59
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:44Sunset18:02
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:41Sunset18:04
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:38Sunset18:07
UVLow
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Today

Today

Today will be another chilly day, with wintry showers again drifting across the Northern Isles. However, the mainland will stay largely dry and sunny, with just the risk of the odd wintry shower.

Tonight

The mainland will be dry and clear with a widespread frost forming. Meanwhile, the Northern Isles will see clear spells but with some scattered wintry showers at times.

Observations - Kirkwall Airport

Observed at 05:00,

Thursday 27 February

1° C34° F
Wind speed19Miles per hour31Kilometres per hourSouth Westerly
  • Humidity: 100%
  • Visibility: Not available
  • Pressure: 988mb, Falling
Observation Station: Kirkwall Airport (Lat: 58.95 Long: -2.9)

Met Office warnings issued forOrkney Islands

  1. ActiveYellow warning of snow

    Updated 27 February at 03:56 GMT
    Yellow warning of snow
    From
    22:00 GMT on Wed 26 February
    To
    10:00 GMT on Thu 27 February

    Wintry showers and icy stretches likely to bring some travel disruption.

    - Some roads and railways likely to be affected with longer journey times by road, bus and train services

    - Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces

    - Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths

  2. ActiveYellow warning of ice

    Updated 27 February at 03:56 GMT
    Yellow warning of ice
    From
    22:00 GMT on Wed 26 February
    To
    10:00 GMT on Thu 27 February

    Wintry showers and icy stretches likely to bring some travel disruption.

    - Some roads and railways likely to be affected with longer journey times by road, bus and train services

    - Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces

    - Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths

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