Today 8th May:
Mainly dry with some brightness, clouding over later this afternoon. Chance of one or two showers. Strengthening easterly winds across Orkney and Fair Isle later this afternoon. Rather cold. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
Wet and windy weather will extend north this evening, lasting into the early hours. Somewhat drier weather reaching Orkney and Fair Isle later. Strong easterly winds. Minimum temperature 5 °C.
Sunday 9th May:
Shetland dull and windy with some rain, this easing in the afternoon. Orkney and Fair Isle seeing some early drizzle, otherwise dry with some brighter spells. Maximum temperature 10 °C.
Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:
Unsettled on Monday and Tuesday with showers, perhaps some persistent rain later on Monday. Becoming mainly dry on Wednesday.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC+1) on Sat 8 May 2021 Information from The Mett Office