Friday’s forecast – Becoming milder

Good evening Western Isles on this Thursday evening we are seeing wintry showers moving across the islands. Clear skies and cloud. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high or 6.2C and this evening temps close to or below freezing.

Overnight – Clear skies and cloud with frost and ice once again. Some showers these will be wintry at times. Winds under 20 mph.

Morning and afternoon – Rain and showers becoming milder. Some of the showers will be heavy and at times wintry. Plenty of cloud with some sunshine. Winds under 20 mph.

Evening – Clear skies and cloud. Scattered showers. Some sunny spells. Winds of 10 to 30 mph.

Winds will be from the Noth and North West. Temps of 1C to 9C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 06:54 and 20:06

South Uist – 07:00 and 20:09

Outlook

Saturday – Sunshine and cloud with brisk winds from the North East. Temps of 2C to 8C

Sunday – Winds increasing gusting 20 to 40 mph with spells of rain heavy at times. Winds from the West and South West. Temps of 2C to 9C

Monday – Further heavy rain with winds gusting 40 to 50 mph. Winds easing and the rain clearing later. Winds will be from the West and North West. Temps of 2C to 10C

Tuesday – Sunshine and wintry showers. Winds from the North West. Temps of 2C to 6C

Have a great evening.

Thursday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Thursday morning, we are seeing further wintry showers with sleet and snow. Frost and ice in places. Winds under 20 mph and an overnight low of 0.9C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – Further wintry sleet and snow showers with some accumulations at times. Turning to rain later. Plenty of cloud. Some sunshine at times. Risk of frost and ice this evening. Winds of 10 to 25 mph from the North and North East. Temps of 1C to 6C

Friday and Saturday – Sunshine and scattered showers. Breezy.

Sunday – Further spells of rain heavy at times with winds gusting 40 to 50 mph.

Have a great day.

Thursday’s forecast – still feelin chilly

Good evening Western Isles on this Wednesday evening we are seeing a mixture of sunshine and cloud with some wintry showers. Winds gusting 30 mph and today’s high of 4.5C \

Overnight – Clear skies and cloud with some wintry showers. Risk of frost and ice again. Winds gusting 10 to 30 mph.

Morning and afternoon – A fairly overcast day with some sunshine at times. Some wintry sleet and snow showers. Winds of 10 to 25 mph.

Evening – Further showers and these will be wintry at times. Some decent spells of sunshine. Risk of frost and ice again. Winds of 10 to 30 mph.

Winds will be from the North and North East. Temps of -1C to 9C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 06:57 and 20:03

South Uist – 07:02 and 20:07

Outlook

Friday – Rain and showers. Winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North West. Temps of 2C to 9C

Saturday – Largely fine and dry with sunshine. Winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North East. Temps of 2C to 8C

Sunday – Heavy rain later in the day after a dry start. Winds will be from the North West. Temps of 5C to 9C

Monday – Overcast with spells of rain heavy at times. Winds of 20 to 40 mph gusting 50 mph. Temps of 6C to 10C

Have a great evening.

Wednesday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Wednesday morning, we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud with wintry showers. Sleet and snow. Winds gusting 40 mph and an overnight low of 1.7C

A reminder we are under a Met Office yellow weather warning for snow and ice until 10:00 the full warning and latest updates can be found via the Met Office website or app.

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – Wintry sleet and snow showers. Some decent and prolonged sunshine. Feeling chilly. Clear skies after sunset with risk of frost and ice. Winds of 20 to 40 mph from the North East. Temps of 0C to 7C

Thursday and Friday – Wintry showers and sunny spells winds gusting 20 mph from the North East.

Saturday – Rain and showers milder with winds gusting 20 mph

Have a great day.

Tiree Weather forecast for the 30th March 2022

Good evening Tiree on this Tuesday evening we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud. Winds under 20 mph and today’s high of 11.3C

Wednesday

Overnight clear skies and cloud with some mist and fog patches. Into Wednesday some decent and prolonged sunshine variable amounts of cloud with scattered showers. Clear skies after sunset. Winds will be from the North East. Temps of 2C to 7C

Sunrise and Sunset – 07:04 and 20:02

Outlook

Thursday and Friday – Sunshine and cloud with brisk winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North East. Temps of 5C to 9C

Saturday – Rain and showers with some sunny spells. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 4C to 9C

Have a great evening.

Met Office yellow weather warning for snow and ice 29/30 March 2022

Good evening the Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice for Lewis and Harris from 22:00 Tuesday evening until 10:00 Wednesday morning. The full warning and latest updates can be found via the Met Office website or app.

all the latest can be found here from the Met Office https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/warnings-and-advice/uk-warnings#?date=2022-03-29&id=4e00ccf2-9e4b-4b94-b925-7c2f115d3c14&details

Here is the link to the council gritting policy https://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/roads-travel-and-parking/roads-maintenance-winter-gritting/ and road gritting times https://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/roads-travel-and-parking/roads-maintenance-winter-gritting/road-gritting-priorities/

There are also road cameras on the Clisham and Barvas Moor which is a good way to look at the wintry conditions.

Clisham link is here https://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/roads-travel-and-parking/roads-maintenance-winter-gritting/road-monitoring-cameras/clisham-camera/

and Barvas here https://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/roads-travel-and-parking/roads-maintenance-winter-gritting/road-monitoring-cameras/barvas-camera/

I will keep you updated over the coming days with the latest on the severe weather threat.

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.

Tuesday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Tuesday morning we are seeing a mixture of sunshine and cloud. Mist and fog in places. Winds under 20 mph and overnight low of 3.8C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – A fairly overcast day with spells of sunshine. Decent spells at times. Some mist and fog. Some light rain and drizzle. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Into the late evening showers possibly wintry at times. Winds from the North East. Temps of 2C to 9C

Wednesday and Thursday – Wintry sleet and snow showers. Some accumulations are possible at times. Plenty of cloud with some sunny spells. Winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North East. Temps of 2C to 6C

Friday – Further spells of rain heavy at times with winds gusting 30 mph.

Have a great day.

Tuesday’s forecast – Plenty of cloud

Good evening Western Isles on this monday evening we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud. Some mist and fog. Winds under 10 mph and temps of 12.6C

Overnight – A cloud dominating night. Winds under 20 mph. Some mist and low cloud.

Morning and afternoon and early evening – Overcast cloud dominating with some sunshine at times. Some light rain and drizzle is possible. Winds of 10 to 30 mph.

Late Evening – Clear skies and cloud. Showers and these becoming wintry at times. Risk of frost and ice in patches. Winds of 10 to 30 mph.

Winds will be variable but shifting North and North East later. Temps of 1C to 9C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 07:03 and 19:59

South Uist – 07:08 and 20:02

Outlook

Wednesday and Thursday – Wintry sleet and snow showers. Some snow accumulations are possible. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 2C to 6C

Friday and Saturday – Winds of 10 to 25 mph from the North West with rain and showers. Temps of 1C to 8C

Have a great evening.

Monday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Monday morning we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud. Mist and fog widely. Winds under 10 mph and overnight low of 5.9C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – A mixture of sunshine and cloud. Some decent and prolonged sunshine at times but variable amounts of cloud which will increase at times. Winds will be from variable directions and temps of 5C to 14C

Tuesday – Overcast with some brisk winds around 10 to 30 mph from the North East

Wednesday and Thursday – Wintry sleet and snow showers. Some sunny spells. Icy at times and breezy.

Have a great day.

Monday and week ahead forecast – Changes

Good evening Western Isles on this Sunday evening we are seeing plenty of clear skies some high level cloud. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high of 16.7C

Overnight – Clear skies and some cloud. Some mist and fog in patches. Winds under 20 mph.

Morning and afternoon – Sunshine and cloud. Some decent and prolonged sunshine at times but cloud builds in. Should be dry but the odd scattered shower cannot be ruled out. Winds under 20 mph.

Evening – Fairly overcast with some clear skies., Winds under 20 mph.

Winds will be from the South and South East shifting North East. Temps of 5C to 13C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 07:06 and 19:56

South Uist – 07:11 and 20:00

Outlook for the week ahead

Tuesday – Brisk North Easterly winds gusting 30 mph. Feeling chilly. Mainly dry. Temps of 2C to 8C

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday – Sleet and snow showers feeling cold some sunny spells. Frosts at night watch your plants. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 1C to 8C turning milder on Friday.

Next weekend – becoming milder with rain and showers,.

Have a great evening.

Tiree Weather forecast for the 28th March 2022

Good evening Tiree on this Sunday evening we are seeing clear skies. Some mist and fog in patches. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high of 12C

Monday

Overnight clear skies and cloud with some mist and low cloud. Some mist and fog patches. Into Morning and afternoon some decent and prolonged sunshine with variable amounts of cloud. Further spells of sunshine into the evening with clear skies to end the day it should be dry. Winds under 20 mph from variable directions.

Sunrise and Sunset – 07:09 and 19:57

Outlook

Tuesday – Overcast mostly fine and dry. Winds under 20 mph. Temps of 3C to 5C

Wednesday and Thursday – Sunshine and wintry showers with frost risk at night feeling cold. Temps of 1C to 8C

Have a great evening.

Sunday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Sunday morning we are seeing a mostly sunny morning. Some frost and ice. Mist and fog in places. Winds under 10 mph and overnight low of 2.2C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – Any mist and fog will clear away this morning to allow for decent and prolonged sunshine. Wall to wall sunshine for most. Variable mainly high level cloud. Winds under 20 mph from the South and South West. Temps of 4C to 15C

Monday and Tuesday – Sunshine and cloud. Light winds. Temps of 5C to 12C

Wednesday – Sunshine and wintry showers. Winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North East. Temps of 3C to 7C

Have a great day.

Tiree Weather forecast for the 27th March 2022

Good evening Tiree on this Saturday evening we are seeing clear skies. Some high level cloud. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high of 12.4C

Sunday

Overnight clear skies and cloud with some mist and fog. Morning and afternoon any lingering mist and fog will clear. Should be a fine and dry day with prolonged sunshine even wall to wall sunshine. Variable amounts of cloud. Clear skies after sunset. Winds will be from the South and South East under 15 mph. Temps of 6C to 12C

Sunrise and Sunset – 07:12 and 19:55

Outlook

Monday and Tuesday – sunshine and cloud light winds

Wednesday – Cloudy cooler with some light rain and drizzle.

Have a great evening

Sundays forecast – Fine day

Good evening Western Isles on this Saturday evening we are seeing a mostly overcast evening. Some sunshine. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high of 12.4C

Overnight – Clear skies and cloud. Some drizzle is possible but for most it should be dry. Winds under 20 mph.

Morning and afternoon – Some decent and prolonged sunshine. Variable amounts of cloud. With some mist, low cloud and haar. Winds under 20 mph

Evening – Sunshine and then clear skies after sunset. Winds under 20 mph.

Winds will be from the South. Temps of 4C to 12C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 07:08 and 19:54

South Uist – 07:13 and 19:58

Outlook

Monday – Overcast with some drizzle at times light winds. Temps of 6C to 11C

Tuesday – Turning colder with overcast conditions and brisk winds from the North East. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 4C to 9C

Wednesday and Thursday – Wintry sleet and snow showers. Frost and ice by night. Shouldn’t stick around too long. Winds of 10 to 30 mph from the North East. Temps of 2C to 6C

Have a great evening,

Saturday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Saturday morning, we are seeing a mostly overcast morning with some sunshine. Light rain and drizzle. Winds under 10 mph and an overnight low of 6.3C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – An overcast morning and afternoon with increasing sunshine later. The sunshine will increase from the South. Evening sunshine and cloud. Some light rain and drizzle this morning. Winds under. 20mph from the South and South West. Temps of 4C to 12C

Sunday and Monday – Sunshine and cloud with light winds.

Tuesday – Mostly overcast with some sunny spells. Light winds.

Have a great day.

Tiree Weather forecast for the 26th March 2022

Good evening Tiree on this Friday evening we are seeing a mostly overcast evening. Some clear skies. Winds under 10 mph and today’s high of 11.3C

Saturday

Overnight a cloud dominating night with some clear spells. Mist and fog in patches. Into the morning and afternoon once again sunshine and cloud. Some decent and prolonged spells of sunshine at times. Mist and low cloud this evening. Winds under 10 mph from variable directions. Temps of 6C to 12C

Outlook

Sunday and Monday – Sunshine and cloud with light winds. Temps of 5C to 11C

Tuesday – More cloud and winds increasing later in the day. Temps of 6C to 12C

Have a great evening

Saturday’s forecast – Hi pressure

Good evening Western Isles on this Friday evening we are seeing an overcast evening with some clear skies. Winds under 20 mph and today’s high of 13.8C

Overnight – A mostly overcast night with some mist and fog. Some clear spells. Winds under 20 mph.

Morning – Fairly overcast for most of the Western Isles. Some sunshine, mainly hazy. Winds under 20 mph.

Afternoon and evening – The cloud will break across the Western Isles and for most, we will start to see sunshine and then clear skies afternoon sunset. Winds under 20 mph

Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 5C to 13C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 06:11 and 18:52

South Uist – 06:16 and 18:56

Outlook

Sunday and Monday – Sunshine and cloud with light winds under 20 mph from the South West. Temps of 5C to 13C

Tuesday – Light winds with stronger winds later overcast with a sign of a change,

Have a great evening

Friday morning brief

Good morning Western Isles this is your morning briefing,

On this Friday morning, we are seeing a mixture of sunshine and cloud. Some light rain and drizzle. Some mist and low cloud. Winds under 20 mph and an overnight low of 7.8C

Today’s pollen forecast is low

Today – A day of sunshine and cloud. Some decent spells of sunshine but plenty of cloud. Some light rain but foremost it should be dry. Winds under 20 mph from the South West. Temps of 6C to 13C

Saturday, Sunday and Monday – Mainly fine and dry. Plenty of sunshine. Light winds.

Have a great day.

Friday’s forecast – Mainly dry

Good evening Western Isles on this Thursday evening we are seeing a mixture of clear skies and cloud. Some mist and low cloud. Winds under 20 mph and today’s high of 13.1C

Overnight – Clear skies and cloud. It should be dry but some mist and low cloud. Winds under 20 mph.

Morning and afternoon – A mixture of sunshine and cloud. Some decent spells of sunshine. It should be dry. Winds under 20 mph.

Evening – Clear skies and cloud. Some clear spells and early evening sunshine. Winds under 20 mph.

Winds will be from the South West. Temps of 6C to 14C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 06:14 and 18:50

South Uist – 06:19 and 18:54

Outlook

Saturday, Sunday and Monday – Some decent and prolonged sunshine with variable amounts of cloud. Light winds from the South West. Temps of 5C to 14C

Have a great evening.

Tiree Weather forecast for the 25th March 2022

Good evening Tiree on this Thursday evening we are seeing a mostly overcast evening with some clear skies. Winds under 20 mph and today’s high of 12.5C

Friday

A fine and dry day with some spells of sunshine. Still plenty of cloud. Mist and fog into the evening. It should be dry. Winds under 20 mph from the South West shifting North East later. Temps of 6C to 11C

Sunrise and Sunset – 06:17 and 18:51

Outlook

Saturday, Sunday and Monday – Fine dry sunshine and cloud. Light winds. Temps of 5C to 11C

Have a great evening