Welcome to the week ahead forecast. The full in depth forecast for Monday can be found in the update below this one. This weekend was a tale of two halves with a beautiful Saturday and the rain and gales on Sunday.
Tuesday – Low pressure dominates to our West. We are going to see a day of sunshine and scattered showers. some of these showers will be heavy at times. Winds gusting 20 to 40 mph. Strongest for the Uist and Barra. Some decent spells of sunshine in the breaks in the cloud. Winds will be from the South and temps of 6C to 10C but feeling colder in the wind chill.
Wednesday – Low pressure moves into Ireland during Wednesday and will dominate the day’s weather. It will fill as it approaches us and become weaker. We will see a dry sunny start with plenty of cloud. Winds will increase for the Uist and Barra. Then the rain will eventually arrive into Lewis and Harris. Winds will be from the South and South East. Temps of 6C to 10C
Thursday – Mainly fine and dry day. Rain and showers in the early morning and late evening. Some decent and prolonged spells of sunshine during the day. Mostly light winds under 20 mph. Winds will be variable and temps of 5C to 10C
Friday – A cloud dominated day with spells of rain which will be heavy at times. Winds gusting 20 to 40 mph Winds will be from the South and South East. Temps of 6C to 10C
Next weekend – Next weekend looks wet and windy at times. Turning colder.
I hope you have a great week. Over the course of the coming week, we will keep you updated with the latest weather and the 3 day ahead forecasts. Keep an eye on the blog for extra updates!