Weather Watch 14th August 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 and events from the UK and around the Globe.

On this Saturday evening we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud. A few scattered showers. Winds under 20 mph and todays high of 16.1C

The next 3 days

We are now going to take a look at the next few days weather for the Western Isles. 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 – High pressure builds to our West with an low pressure system close to Ireland. A cold front moves down over Northern Scotland. For us in the Western Isles we are going to see a fairly overcast day with some sunshine at times. A few scattered showers but for most it should stay fairly fine and dry. Most of the showers occurring in the morning. Winds under 20 mph from the West and North West. Temps of 10C to 16C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Monday – High pressure attempts to build across the UK but a weather front moves into Scotland from the West. For us in the Western Isles we are going to see a cloud dominating day with spells of rain and drizzle. Some sunny spells at times but for most it will be cloudy. Winds will be from the North West but for Uist and Barra winds will come in from the South West around 10 to 25 mph. Temps of 10C to 16C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

Tuesday – High pressure gets squashed to the South West of the UK with a cold front lingering across Central parts. For us in the Western Isles we are going to see a mainly overcast day with some light rain and drizzle. Some sunny spells at times. Winds will be from the West and North West. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 11C to 17C

Surface pressure - Forecast chart

UK Weather News

Another great capture

Global Weather News

Linda a power category 4 hurricane in the Eastern Pacific

Severe flooding in Japan

and Grace has now formed in the Atlantic

Thank you for reading any feedback is welcome.

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