Weather Watch 8th May 2021

Welcome to Saturday’s Weather Watch taking a look at the weather for the next 3 days in depth for the Western Isles as well as covering the latest weather news from the UK and around the Globe.

On this Saturday afternoon we are seeing rain moving across the Western isles. This rain is heavy in places and it is slow moving. Winds of 20 to 40 mph. Todays high of 8.7C

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

Sunday – low pressure sits close to Ireland on Sunday. We are going to see a day of rain and showers moving across the Western Isles. The rain will be heavy at times. The cloud will dominate with some sunny spells. Winds of 20 to 40 mph. Winds will be from the East and North East. Temps of 6C to 11C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Monday – Low pressure still sits off the coast of Ireland. Monday will see a day of sunshine and showers. These will be occasionally heavy but fairly well scattered. Some decent spells of sunshine. It will be milder but feeling colder in the wind chill. Winds will be from the East and South East around 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 6C to 14C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Tuesday – Low pressure finally declines away. In the islands we are going to see another day of rain and showers. These will become lighter as the day goes on. Some spells of sunshine. Winds under 20 mph but in the early hours we will see some gusts reaching 40 mph from the East and South East. Temps of 6C to 10C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK Weather News

Strong winds across parts of the UK today and heavy rain.

Global Weather News

Video of plane getting flipped by a tornado

And the Eastern Pacific we have 90E which could become the first tropical system of the season.

Thank you for reading feedback always welcome.

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