Today 2nd January:
A day of bright or sunny spells and a few passing showers. The showers may merge into longer spells of rain over Shetland late in the afternoon. Fresh or strong southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 9 °C.
A band of rain will move southwards, turning to sleet for a time. Clear spell and wintry showers following later. Strong winds turning northwesterly, increasing to gale force at times. Minimum temperature 1 °C.
Monday 3rd January:
A mixture of sunny spells and sleet or snow showers. It will feel bitterly cold with gale force northwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 4 °C.
Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:
Very cold Tuesday with wintry showers, driven through on northwesterly severe gales. Further wintry showers on Wednesday but strong northerlies gradually easing. Dry start then turning wet and windy Thursday.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Sun 2 Jan 2022