Good morning Western Isles this is your Wednesday morning brief
On this Wednesday morning, we are seeing an extremely icy start to the day with some snow dusting in places. We are seeing further sleet and snow showers moving across the Western Isles with a mixture of clear skies and cloud. Temps at or below freezing. The official overnight low was -1.1C but other places recorded lower. Winds under 20 mph.
A reminder we remain under a Met Office yellow weather warning for snow and ice until 23:59 this evening. The full warning can be found via the Met Office website or app.
Please do NOT use Western Isles Weather for the protection of life and property please follow local and national government issued warnings and advice. Please have more than one source for weather information in extreme weather, Such as the Met office.
Today – We are going to see further rain, sleet and snow showers throughout the day with frost and ice. It will warm up slightly before freezing hard once again this evening. Some sunny spells. The showers mainly falling as rain and sleet but at times snow greatest risk of more snow will be over higher ground. Winds will be from the North and North West. Temps of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of -2C to 6C
New Year’s Eve- Overcast breezy and cold with sunny spells.
New Years Day – Overcast sunny spells and wintry showers.
Saturday – Wintry showers and sunny spells. Cold.
Have a great day.