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 sunshine and cloud. Some light rain in patches. Winds gusting to 40 mph. Todays high so far of 16C
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 – Low pressure dominates and a cold front will move across the UK. To start the day on Sunday across the Western Isles it will be a mixture of sunshine and cloud with some decent and prolonged sunshine. Winds gusting 20 to 40 mph at times reaching 50 to possibly 60 mph. The winds will ease into the afternoon and evening but we will see some heavy and times persistent rain moving across the islands. Winds easing under 20 mph. Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 9C to 16C
Monday – Low pressure sits between the UK and Iceland feeding in rain and showers along with blustery winds. For us in the Western Isles we are going to see a day of sunshine and showers these will be heavy at times. These showers will be accompanied by brisk winds gusting 20 to 40 mph. Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 8C to 14C
Tuesday – Low pressure sits over Ireland with its associated fronts. For us in the Western we are going to see another day of sunshine and showers these will be heavy at times. Some decent spells of sunshine in the breaks. Winds will increase again for early part of the day but easing once again into the evening. Winds of 20 to 40 mph from the South and South West. Temps of 8C to 13C
UK Weather News
Windy start to the day tomorrow for North West Scotland tomorrow
Stornoway is the 3rd wettest place in the UK so far this month
Global Weather News
Thunderstorm at the F1 this weekend
Subtropical storm Teresa formed yesterday
Mindulle has rapidly intensified to a category 4 typhoon.
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