Today 2nd May:
Cloudy with sunny spells and a few isolated and wintry showers across Shetland but mainly dry across Orkney. Fresh northwest winds slowly ease through the afternoon. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
Isolated and wintry showers across Shetland gradually die to leave a dry night for most with cloudy skies interspersed with clear spells. Minimum temperature 4 °C.
Wednesday 3rd May:
Dry with sunny spells across Shetland but mostly cloudy with patchy rain spreading across Orkney for a time in the morning. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
A mainly dry few days with sunny spells increasing Thursday and Friday becoming cloudy with rain spreading north Saturday. Freshening southeasterly winds Thursday increasing strong Friday, decreasing later Saturday.
Updated: 05:00 (UTC+1) on Tue 2 May 2023