On Sunday, it might have been British Summer Time, but Orkney had other ideas. Mirran Hall took this smasher of a picture in Stromness.
A bitterly cold day with fresh to strong northerly winds. Some hail and thunder is possible later in the day. Maximum temperature 4 °C.
Mirran Hall has sent us this picture she took on March 8th.
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” – Hal Borland
Images by John Mowat. Words by Edwin Muir
Daffodils and snowdrops flowering come what may – by John Mowat
Cold with snow showers. Strengthening northwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 3 °C
Cold and windy with wintry showers today. Maximum temperature 4 °C.
Orkney mostly dry. Maximum temperature 2 °C.
SNOWSTORM IN ORKNEY. THE WORST FOR THIRTEEN YEARS. ROADS BLOCKED AND MAILS DELAYED.