Updated: 05:00 (UTC+1) on Thu 30 Sep 2021 Information from The Met Office
Today 30th September:
Rain and strong southerly winds over Orkney, extending to Shetland by the afternoon. Drier, brighter weather following into Orkney with winds easing. Maximum temperature 13 °C.
Rain clearing Shetland this evening then a scattering of showers. Mainly dry overnight with clear spells, winds falling light. However, heavy showers could push into Orkney by dawn. Minimum temperature 6 °C.
Friday 1st October:
After a bright start in Shetland, rain or showers, some heavy, pushing in during the day. Turning drier and brighter across Orkney, although the odd shower still possible. Maximum temperature 13 °C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday:
Bright spells and scattered showers on Saturday with strengthening winds. Heavy rain and gales on Sunday, then bright with scattered showers again on Monday.