Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,
On this Tuesday morning, we are seeing rain and scattered showers moving across the Western Isles. Some sunny spells with plenty of cloud. Winds gusting 40 mph and an overnight low of 4.0C
A reminder a Met Office yellow weather warning for wind has been issued for the Western Isles from 15:00 Wednesday evening until 18:00 Thursday evening the full warning and latest updates can be found via the Met Office website or app.
Today – Rain and showers and these will be squally at times. Some decent spells of sunshine in the breaks in the cloud. Further heavier rain will move across the islands from the South late this evening. Winds of 20 to 40 mph strongest this morning. Winds will be from the West and South West. Temps of 2C to 7C
Wednesday – Spells of rain and showers as storm Dudley moves across the island. The very strongest of the winds will be South of the islands at this stage but gusting 40 to 50 mph and for Uist and Barra reaching 60 mph.
Thursday – A day of sunshine and showers these will be heavy at times. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 to 60 mph for Uist and Barra.
Friday. – Rain sleet and snow showers moving across the island. Risk of frost and ice. Winds under 30 mph.
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.