Good afternoon this is an update with the latest on the severe weather that will impact the Western Isles this weekend. The Met Office weather warning remains unchanged at the time of writing but the Scottish Environment Protection Agency has added a flood alert.
First from the Met Office.
The warning comes into force at 20:00 Saturday and expires at 17:00 Sunday evening.
and from SEPA
I will of course keep you update over the course of the weekend.
Please do NOT use Western Isles Weather for the protection of life and property please follow local and national government issued warnings and advice. Please have more than one source for weather information in extreme weather, Such as the Met office and follow any advice and instructions from emergency responders.