Good evening Western Isles on this Tuesday evening we are seeing rain moving into Uist and Barra. This rain is heavy in places. Winds under 10 mph. Today’s high of 5.0C
Overnight – Some rain for Uist and Barra but this will retreat for a time back into the Atlantic. Most places dry with plenty of clear skies and cloud. Some frost and ice patches but cloud will increase into all parts as the night goes on. Winds 5 to 20 mph.
Morning and afternoon – This is always tricky with setups like this, is how quickly the weather front will move across the islands will depend on when the rain will arrive. The rain first pushing into Uist and Barra. By early to late afternoon into Harris and Lewis before pushing across all the islands. The rain will be heavy at times and slow moving. We could see some wintry showers over higher ground. Some drier spells. The cloud will dominate. Winds of 20 to 40 mph.
Evening – Rain again heavy at times for Lewis and Harris gradually becoming lighter for Uist and Barra. Overcast. Winds of 10 to 30 mph.
Sunrise and Sunset
Stornoway – 09:03 and 16:05
South Uist – 09:02 and 16:15
3 days ahead
Thursday – Fine dry sunshine and cloud breezy
Friday – Rain and showers risk of gales in the evening,
Saturday – Overnight rain clearing to sunshine and showers.
Have a great evening.