Good morning Western Isles this is your morning brief
On this Friday morning, we are seeing a windy start to the day with winds gusting 50 mph. Plenty of cloud with some showers. These are fairly well scattered. Overnight low of 4.5C
A reminder Met Office yellow weather warning for wind comes into force at 09:00 Friday and expires at 18:00 Saturday for the Western isles. The full warning and latest updates can be found via the Met Office website or app.
Today – Rain and showers. These heavy and at times wintry. In between some sunny spells. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 to 60 mph. Some gusts of 70 mph are possible in some exposed coastal locations. Winds will be from the North and North West. Temps of 2C to 8C feeling colder in the wind chill.
Saturday – Bitterly cold with wintry showers winds gusting gale force from the North. Winds gusting 50 mph easing down under 20 mph to end the day.
Sunday – Light winds sunshine and cloud. staying cold
Monday – Brisk winds further rain.
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.
Have a great day