Today 24th August:
Some brightness and warmth for Orkney, more so in the east. Westerly breeze. Maximum temperature 17 °C. Low cloud, mist and fog are likely to continue to persist on Tuesday across Shetland, perhaps a few brighter spells for the east
Cloud is likely to thicken for both Orkney and Shetland through the evening with drizzly outbreaks and fog patches for the overnight period. Minimum temperature 11 °C.
Wednesday 25th August:
Cloud, fog and drizzle will begin to clear from the north of Shetland on Wednesday as fresher cooler conditions arrive. Orkney won’t see the clearance until the evening. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Thursday and Friday will be dry and bright with less cloud than earlier in the week. Cloud thickening again on Saturday but remaining mainly dry.
Updated: 05:00 (UTC+1) on Tue 24 Aug 2021 Information from The Met Office