Today 19th December:
Orkney cloudy through the morning with some risk of a few light drizzly showers developing. However dry and bright conditions across Shetland spreading to Orkney from around mid-day. Winds Northwest fresh, easing and veering towards evening. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
A dry evening and night with occasional clear spells. Northeast breezes easing light and variable overnight, allowing a frost for many come dawn. Minimum temperature 0 °C.
Monday 20th December:
Fair weather with all staying dry and seeing plenty of bright and sunny spells that lift the early frost. Winds light and variable. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:
Tuesday and Wednesday brings a mix of brighter spells and a few light showers. Easterly winds freshening Thursday with showers probably merging to rain overnight.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Sun 19 Dec 2021