Today 21st December:
Some occasional brightness otherwise a rather cloudy day. Orkney will see a few showers through the day. Shetland mainly dry but a few showers developing this afternoon. Light winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
Clear periods and a few showers continuing through the evening and night, heavy across Orkney this evening. Freshening northeasterly winds later in the night across Shetland. Minimum temperature 4 °C.
Thursday 22nd December:
A cold and bright day with a few wintry showers, these most frequent across Shetland. Brisk northeasterly winds across Shetland. Maximum temperature 6 °C.
Outlook for Friday to Sunday:
Bright spells and a few wintry showers on Friday and Saturday. Mainly dry on Sunday. Cold with overnight frost and icy patches.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Wed 21 Dec 2022