Saturday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing

On this Saturday morning, we are seeing the peak of the storm moving across the islands with rain and squally showers. Winds gusting 60 to 80 mph widely and an overnight low of 7.9C

A reminder we are under a Met Office yellow weather warning for wind till. 15:00 Saturday afternoon. The full warning and latest updates can be found via the Met Office website or app.

Today – We are going to drop out of the peak for strong winds this morning. Still gusting 50 to 60 mph by late morning. Easing further as the day goes on. Under 20 mph to end the day. Sunshine and showers these heavy and squally at times possibly wintry at times. Winds will be from the North West. Temps of 2C to 10C

Sunday – Further spells of rain and showers persistent at times with another round of strong winds that could reach 70 mph for a time. Strongest of the winds for Uist and Barra.

Monday and Tuesday – Staying windy with squally showers wintry at times gusting 40 to 50 mph.

Have a great day.

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.

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