Weather Watch 5th October 2020

Good afternoon and welcome to Monday’s Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the islands, the UK and around the Globe.

A real North and South Split across the Western Isles. Rain and showers across the Uist and Barra. Plenty of sunshine and cloud for Lewis and Harris. Todays high of 13.8C Winds mainly light.

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 forecast to follow)

Tuesday – Sunshine and showers with brisk winds. Low pressure dominates our weather. Mist, low cloud and drizzle during the morning. Winds start off light but will increase gusting 20 to 30 mph later. Some decent and prolonged spells of sunshine. Winds will be from the North West. Temps of 7C to 15C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Wednesday – A day of sunshine and showers. These heavy at times and merging into some longer spells of rain. Winds gusting 30 to 40 mph at times in the early hours gusting 50 mph. A mobile pattern with areas of low pressure. Temps of 5C to 13C but feeling chilly in the wind chill.

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Thursday – High pressure builds to our South but we stay in the mobile pattern across the Western Isles with brisk winds. Sunshine and showers. These more scattered then on Wednesday but winds will be brisk. Feeling a bit warmer then on Wednesday. Temps of 6C to 14C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK forecast

Thursday sunshine and showers. These heavy at times with brisk winds. low pressure dominates. Wednesday mainly fine and dry with rain confined to the West Coast of Scotland. However rain moves into the South West of England and Wales later. Thursday mainly fine and dry. However rain for Wales and Southern England. Rain for North West Scotland again.

UK Weather News

This is sad

Global Weather News

Storm Alex brought huge rainfall to parts of France

In the Atlantic we have tropical storm Delta

In the Western Pacific we have the tropical storm Chanhom

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