Weather Watch 15th March 2021

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 Monday afternoon we are seeing rain and drizzle moving across the islands. The cloud is dominating with some sunny spells. Mainly hazy sunshine. Winds under 10 mph. Today’s high 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 – High pressure dominates across the UK. A cold front sits across the South of the UK. For us in the Western Isles. Some overnight rain which will clear away. We are going to see a fine and dry day with some decent and prolonged sunshine. Cloud increases into the evening. Winds under 30 mph. Some overnight gusts reaching 40 mph. Winds will be from the North West. Temps of 5C to 11C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Wednesday – High pressure remains firmly in control of the weather across the UK. A cold front sits close to Shetland. We are going to see a overcast day with some mist and low cloud. Some sunshine at times. Winds under 20 mph. Some light rain and drizzle with winds coming from the North West. Temps of 5C to 10C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Thursday – high pressure still firmly in control and a weather front slides across the UK. This will mean for us in the Western Isles that we are going to see an overcast day with some light rain. Winds will be from the North West under 20 mph. Temps of 6C to 10C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK Weather News

Another great Northern lights event last night

Global Weather News

Severe sandstorm in Beijing

Further severe storms are expected parts of the USA later this week

Currently a severe snowstorm in Colorado

Also a great timelapse from Cheyenne

Thank you for reading. Feedback is always welcome

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