Good afternoon and welcome to Tuesday’s Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the islands, the UK and around the Globe.
On this Tuesday afternoon we are seeing rain and fairly strong winds. We are also seeing mist and low cloud. With the occasional sunny spell thrown in for good measure. Strongest wind gust so far off 44 mph at 10:00 at South Uist range.
We are now going to take a look at the next few days weather. All the images shown below come from the Met office and can be found by following this link https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/maps-and-charts/surface-pressure
Wednesday – Overcast with rain and drizzle which will be heavy at times. Increasing amounts of sunshine. Along with brisk winds gusting 30 to 40 mph. Some overnight mist and fog Tuesday and into Wednesday. Temps reaching 17/18C
Across the UK rain and drizzle for most of Scotland, The worst in the North West. Overcast with low cloud and some sunshine for England and Wales. some sunshine. Brisk winds. Feeling warm and very hot in the South East.
Thursday – Across the Western Isles. Fine and dry conditions. Plenty of cloud with winds gusting 30 to 40 mph. Temps could reach 19C possibly 20C
For the UK some light showers but for most fine and dry. Turing very warm and hot for the South East. Temps here heading towards 30C
Friday across the Western Isles and a cold front moves across the islands. This will bring blustery conditions and rain which at times will be heavy. Some sunshine at times. Brisk winds.
For the UK turning hot and very hot for parts of England and Wales with temperatures up into the 30s. Rain for Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Next weekend – High pressure looks set to dominate our weather into next weekend and early next week with fine dry and settled conditions and sunshine.
In Belgium this stunning waterspout was captured.
Into the tropics and Hurricane Isaias made landfall in North Carolina and Typhoon Hagupit in China overnight.