Good afternoon and welcome to Sunday’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 rain sleet and. snow showers moving south across the islands. Winds gusting 20 to 40 mph at times reaching 50 mph. Drier for now for Uist and Barra. Today’s high of 9.3C so far.
The next 3 days
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
Monday – Cold air streams down from the North across the UK. In the Western Isles we are going to see overnight spells of snow which will be heavy at times which could lead to some accumulations of snow. The rest of the day on Monday will see rain and squally wintry showers moving across the islands. Heavy at times with further snow sleet and hail. These could be thunder times. Some frost and ice at times in the sheltered spots. Some sunny spells in between. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 mph. Temps of -3C to 5C. Feeling very cold in the wind chill down to -10C
Tuesday – The cold airflow continues. With snow showers overnight then rain sleet and snow showers during the course of Tuesday. Heavy and squally at times possibly thundery with hail mixed in at times. Feeling very cold in the wind chill. Some sunny spells. Winds will be from the North West around 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 mph.
Wednesday – The cold airflow finally eases. High pressure moves in and becomes milder as the day goes on. We are going to see an overcast day with spells of rain at times. Some sleet mixed in. The cloud dominates with some sunny spells. Winds will be from the West and South. West around 20 to 40 mph. Temps of 2C to 8C
UK Weather News
The cold weather has arrived in Shetland
Going to be a very cold one tomorrow
Global Weather News
The cold air has arrived across Iceland today
Flooding in Timor
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