Today 24th December:
It will be a bright day with a scattering of wintry showers across Shetland, but Orkney will be mainly dry. Feeling cold in the fresh to strong northeasterly winds, these easing in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 4 °C.
Still a scattering of wintry showers, but often dry with occasional clear spells. A widespread frost and east to northeast winds mainly light to moderate. Minimum temperature -2 °C.
Saturday 25th December:
Christmas Day will be mainly dry, cold and bright with a scattering of wintry showers. A widespread frost early and later in the day with winds mostly light. Maximum temperature 4 °C.
Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:
Bright or clear spells and a scattering of showers on Boxing Day. Chilly winds. Cloudier with showers or the odd longer spell of rain on Monday and Tuesday. Turning milder.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Fri 24 Dec 2021