Good afternoon and welcome to Monday’s Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the islands, the UK and around the Globe.
On this Sunday afternoon we are seeing a mainly overcast but mild afternoon. Some sunny spells. Rain and showers heavy in places. Winds of 20 to 40 mph. Today’s high temp of 8.6C so far.
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
Tuesday – Low pressure moves past the Western Isles 974 mb. Further spells of rain which will be heavy at times. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 to 60 mph. Some gusts could reach 70 mph for Uist and Barra. Some sunny spells and becoming drier later. Winds will be from the South East and then South West later in the day. Temps of 5C to 9C
Wednesday – The next area of low pressure moves past Scotland. We are going to see another unsettled day across the Western Isles. Sunshine and spells of rain which will be heavy at times. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting to 50 mph. Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 3C to 8C
Thursday – Low pressure system moves into the North Sea and things finally calm down for Thursday before the next low pressure system moves in for Friday and this is building to the South West. It will be a day of sunshine and cloud. With some decent and prolonged sunshine. A few scattered showers and winds dropping under 20 mph. Winds will be from variable directions and temps of 3C to 7C
UK Weather News
Snow melt poses a risk across Scotland today SEPA have the latest
Some more snow plough action from the Rail Line
Global Weather News
Significant cold weather across the USA with snow in Texas
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