Today 15th February:
Clouding over with outbreaks of rain, sleet at first, reaching Orkney in the morning and persisting through the afternoon, wintry at times. Mainly dry and bright across Shetland, perhaps some rain later for the south. Cold with mostly light winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
A few showers continuing in the evening but otherwise dry with clear spells especially for Orkney, very light winds will allow frost to form inland. Minimum temperature 0 °C.
Wednesday 16th February:
A cold start with a few showers around, plenty of brighter weather too. Cloud and rain will spread north later in the day affecting Orkney in the evening. Light winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Windy and showery throughout with showers turning increasingly wintry. Cold and blustery northwesterly winds on Thursday and Saturday but lighter breezes on Friday.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Tue 15 Feb 2022