Weather Watch 20th September 2020.

Good afternoon Western Isles on this Sunday afternoon we are seeing a mixture of sunshine and cloud. We are still seeing a lot of mist fog and low cloud. Winds are light. The sunshine is mainly hazy. Winds under 10 mph and the highest temp so far today 13.4C

We can see from the Stornoway Met Office site the closeness of the Temprature and dew point is one of the reasons why we have mist and fog patches.

Latest view from space from the Met Office.

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)

Monday – Wind will increase on Monday. We are going to see an overcast day with winds gusting 30 to 40 mph. A cold front will move across the islands later in the day with some rain to start the evening this will become heavier during the late evening. Winds will be from the South West and temps of 11C to 15C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Tuesday An area of low pressure sits to the North of Scotland 983 mb. We are going to blustery winds throughout the day gusting 30 to 40 mph with some gusts in the morning reaching 50 mph. Overnight into Tuesday and during the morning will see spells of rain which will be heavy at times. The rain should gradually become lighter as the day goes on. Temps of 5C to 15 temps will drop after the cold front moves across the islands.

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Wednesday – A ridge of high pressure builds in and we are going to see some sunshine and cloud with lighter winds. It will be a chilly start with temps around 5C it will warm up during the day. The best of the sunshine will be in the afternoon.

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK Forecast

Monday a fine dry and warm day across most of the day with rain and stronger winds for the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland. Tuesday will see outbreaks of rain for most heaviest for the Western Isles and Northern Ireland. Drier and warm for the South East of England. Wednesday drier for the West Coast with a few scattered showers more rain for the South East. Some sunshine but a chilly start to the day.

Global Weather News

In the Atlantic there is 3 named Storms Teddy, Wilfred and Beta. The main threat to land at the moment it Beta which will bring heavy rain and storm surge to texas in the coming days.

Beta

Greece

The damage is clearly seen of the Medicane tore across parts of Greece.

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