Information from The Met Office
Today 27th January:
A dry morning with bright spells and the best of any sunshine across Orkney. Cloud thickening this afternoon with rain following across the Isles early this evening. Strengthening southwest winds. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
It will be cloudy with rain at first, soon becoming drier with clear periods and a few light showers. Fresh westerly winds. Minimum temperature 3 °C.
Saturday 28th January:
Bright with some sunshine and dry for much of the time but there will be a few passing showers. Fresh westerly winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:
Wet, windy on Sunday with risk of westerly severe gales overnight. Becoming drier, brighter, less windy on Monday, then blustery showers and westerly gales Tuesday, possibly severe gales Tuesday night.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Fri 27 Jan 2023