Today 31st December:
Mainly dry with bright or sunny intervals, but there will be a few light showers mainly over Shetland. Fresh to strong southwest breeze veering northerly and easing. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
A dry evening with clear spells and a light to moderate easterly wind. Then clouding over with some patchy rain and strengthening southeasterly winds overnight. Minimum temperature 4 °C.
Saturday 1st January 2022:
Cloudy with outbreaks of rain, with strong southeast winds, then brightening over Orkney in the morning and Shetland in the afternoon with some sunshine. Maximum temperature 10 °C.
Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:
Clear or sunny intervals and a few showers on Sunday. Rain then showers Monday, these wintry later as northerly winds strengthen. Further wintry showers on Tuesday
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Fri 31 Dec 2021