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Environmental Summary

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:51Sunset19:21
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:53Sunset19:18
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:55Sunset19:15
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:57Sunset19:13
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise06:59Sunset19:10
UVLowPollutionLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:01Sunset19:08
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:03Sunset19:05
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:05Sunset19:02
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:07Sunset19:00
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:09Sunset18:57
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:11Sunset18:54
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Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:13Sunset18:52
UVLow

Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:15Sunset18:49
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Sunrise Sunset

Sunrise07:17Sunset18:46
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Today

Today

This afternoon will continue to be very windy as Storm Ali passes. Further showers or longer spells of rain, some heavy. Winds may gust to 75mph in places, especially across the west.

Tonight

Strong winds and gales will persist overnight but they should begin to ease in the south later. Blustery showers will continue, some heavy and possibly thundery, most frequent in the north-west.

Observations - Edinburgh/Royal Botanic Garden

Observed at 10:00,

Wednesday 19 September

13° C55° F
Wind speedNot availableNot availableWind Direction: Not available
  • Humidity: 92%
  • Visibility: Not available
  • Pressure: Not available
Observation Station: Edinburgh/Royal Botanic Garden (Lat: 55.9667 Long: -3.2167)

Met Office warnings issued forEdinburgh

  1. ActiveYellow warning of wind

    Updated 18 September at 09:50 BST
    Yellow warning of wind
    From
    06:00 BST on Wed 19 September
    To
    22:00 BST on Wed 19 September

    Storm Ali will bring a spell of very windy weather with gusts of 50-60 mph possible inland.

    - Road, rail, air and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations possible

    - Some damage to buildings is possible, such as tiles blown from roofs. Falling trees or branches are possible

    - Power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage

    - Injuries and danger to life from flying debris

    - Some roads and bridges may close

  2. Amber warning of wind

    Updated 19 September at 06:22 BST
    Amber warning of wind
    From
    08:00 BST on Wed 19 September
    To
    18:00 BST on Wed 19 September

    Storm Ali is expected to bring a very windy spell of weather with gusts of 65-75 mph inland.

    - Flying debris is likely and could lead to Injuries or danger to life

    - Some damage to buildings is likely, such as tiles blown from roofs or damage through falling trees and branches breaking

    - Longer journey times and cancellations likely, as road, rail, air and ferry services affected with some roads and bridges closed

    - Power cuts with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage

    - Injuries and danger to life from large waves and beach material being thrown onto sea fronts, coastal roads and properties