Sunny spells and frequent snow showers on Tuesday.
Today 7th March:
Another very cold day with frequent snow and hail showers, along with brief sunny intervals. Fresh northerly winds across Shetland. Winds easing to moderate across Orkney. Maximum temperature 0 °C.
A very cold night with snow showers continuing. The fresh to moderate northerly winds will ease overnight across the Northern Isles. Minimum temperature -4 °C.
Wednesday 8th March:
Staying very cold with snow showers continuing. However, the northerly winds will fall light across Orkney, moderate over Shetland. Maximum temperature 1 °C.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Staying very cold over the coming days with further snow showers, these perhaps easing for a time later on Thursday. Light winds Thursday, strengthening on Friday.
Updated: 04:00 (UTC) on Tue 7 Mar 2023