Good afternoon and welcome to Saturdays Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the islands, the UK and around the Globe.
An earlier Weather Watch today. You can see the sunshine and cloud across the islands today with mist and low cloud as well.
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
Western Isles forecast (UK to follow)
Sunday – High pressure dominates once again. Light winds. An overcast day with some more mist and fog once more. Not expected to be as widespread as on Saturday. Some light rain and drizzle at times but for most places it should stay dry. Some sunny spells at times. Mainly hazy sunshine. Winds under 15 mph. Winds will increase to 30 mph by the late evening. Winds will be from the South West and temps of 11C to 16C
Monday – A cold front moves across the Western Isle late on Sunday. We are going to see heavy and persistent rain for the evening. A dry but overcast start to the day. Winds gusting 30 to 40 mph.
Tuesday – An area of low pressure forms close to the Western Isles which will bring winds gusting 30 to 40 mph. It will be a wet day with further heavy and persistent rain widely. This rain will clear away by the late evening. Some sunny spells at times but some blustery winds.
Sunday will be fine and dry with sunshine and cloud. Winds will be mainly light. Some showers possible in the far South. Monday fine dry and sunny for the bulk of the UK but rain for the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland and the West Coast of Scotland and becoming heavy in the West. Tuesday low pressure blasts past Scotland with heavy rain and stronger winds for Scotland and Northern Ireland. Drier elsewhere with sunshine.
Global Weather News
Greece has been dealing with the impacts of the Medicane
In the tropical Atlantic we have Hurricane Teddy which will go past Bermuda. Tropical Storm Wilfred which which is struggling and we alo have tropical Storm Beta which is the second greek named storm after the 2020 hurricane season names listed was exhausted. Subtropical storm Alpha hit Portugal yesterday.
Please refer to the National Hurricane centre website for the later updates.
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