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Warnings & Advisories for Highlands & Eilean Siar
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 29/01/2015 @ 20:17  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / SkyCam
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.6°C than last hour.

2.2°C

Wind Chill:  -2.1°C
Cold
High Today
2.9°C
14:00
Low Today
0.7°C
03:36
Yest High
8.3°C
00:00
Yest Low
0.6°C
21:18
*Stn High
8.8°C
2013
*Stn Low
0.1°C
2010
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Dry, Mostly clear Dry, Mostly clear

Wind from W Wind:  W
9.4

Gusting to:
10.4 mph
Current Rain Rain:
5.0 mm
Fire Weather Index: LOW Current FWI:
Fire Danger:
0.0 of 31
Tonight

Sleet
Cold!
Sleet
Cold!
Low: 2°C
Near Gale
Friday

Chance of rain
Chance of rain
High: 4°C
Gale
Friday
night
Sleet
Sleet
Low: 2°C
Severe Gale
North SkyCam
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Sun
Dew Point: Increased 0.5°C since last hour. 0.1°C
In Last Hour: Increased 0.5°C since last hour. 0.5°C
High Dew
Point:
1.1°C
at 14:00
Low Dew
Point:
-1.1°C
at 15:28
Record Dew
Point:
37.4°C
5-Jun-2010
Wetbulb: 1.4°C
Today: 5.00 mm
Storm Rain: 28.2 mm
Yesterday: 5.20 mm
Last 7 Days: 28.20 mm
January Rain: 171.40 mm
January Avg: 118.00 mm
Diff from Avg: Over 53.4 mm for the month 53.40 mm
Rain Season:1 171.4 mm
Last YTD Rain:1 108.0 mm
Last Rain
Time/Date:
29/01/2015
at 13:55
Leaf Wetness:7 1
29 rain days in 2015
30 days in January
0 day since last rain
Currently: W at
9.4 mph
Gusting To: 10.4
Max Gust: 23.5 @  02:14
1Hr Average: 8.4 mph
Month Gust: 75.0 kts Jan 9
Year Gust: 75.0 kts Jan 9
Record Gust: 85.0 mph
on 17-Jan-2009
Wind Run: miles
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
8:03hrs

+4:21 Min:Sec
Sun Today: 00:09hrs
Sun Yesterday: 00:58hrs
Sun Month: 19:09hrs
Moon
Waxing Gibbous, 9 days, 7 hours, 4 minutes in cycle
76%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Humidity: Decreased 1% since last hour. 86 %
In Last Hour: -1%
High Today 90% at 03:40
Low Today 84% at 10:04
Current: No Change 972.5 mb
In Last Hour: Array - Steady
Last 3 Hours: Rising slowly
High Today: 977.2 at 00:00
Low Today: 971.0 at 15:36
Heating Degree Days Stornoway Tides Wind Chill
Today: 14.2
January: 390.8
2015 to Date: 390.8
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
Thu 29
High Tide: 2:37 AM GMT 3.8
Low Tide: 8:25 AM GMT 2.1
High Tide: 2:55 PM GMT 4.0
Low Tide: 9:05 PM GMT 2.0
Fri 30
High Tide: 3:48 AM GMT 3.9
Low Tide: 9:51 AM GMT 2.0
High Tide: 4:04 PM GMT 4.0
Low Tide: 10:18 PM GMT 1.9
Sat 31
High Tide: 4:45 AM GMT 4.1
Low Tide: 10:56 AM GMT 1.8
High Tide: 5:00 PM GMT 4.1
Low Tide: 11:12 PM GMT 1.7
Current: -2.1°C
Today: -5.3°C  at 02:15
Yesterday: -6.7°C
Record: -14.9°C
3-Aug-2008
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   0.5 @ 12:58
Jan-30

0.2
Jan-31

0.3
Feb-01

0.3
High Today:  
134 W/m2 @ 13:52
Sun Hours Today:
00:09
  This Month: 19:09 Hrs
Rise: 08:36  Set: 16:39
Soil Conditions8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
15 mm: 12.0 cb | 3°C

Growing conditions
at the depth of: 15 mm:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.50 mm
7-Days Rain: 28.20 mm
7-Days ET: 8.30 mm
7-Day:  19.9 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 19.9 mm 19.9 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. mm
January:  171.4 mm water in excess of what evaporated this month. 171.4 mm
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HIGHS: LOWS:
24.9°C
24-7-2014
-4.7°C
2-2-2008
Daytime Records
  20.9°C
25/07/2014
  -1.7°C
17/12/2010
Nitetime Records
  18.3°C
25/07/2014
  -1.8°C
07/01/2011
ICN:1 | S3C2:2
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:97%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    4 Updated at Noon Central Time 5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present.) 7 Leaf Wetness is surface moisture on foliage. 0 being totally dry and 15 being totally saturated. 8 Soil moisture and temperatures are from sensors burried in the ground at the levels specified.
 WXSIM Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Friday
Tonight

Sleet
Cold!
Sleet
Cold!
Low: 2°C
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy to cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. A chance of a mix of rain and snow in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Windy and cold. Low 2°C, but temperatures rising after midnight. Wind chill ranging from -5 to -1. Wind northwest around 19 mph, gusting to 35 mph, in the evening, becoming 26 mph, gusting to 35 mph, after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Precipitation (liquid equivalent) mostly around 5 mm. No snow accumulation expected.
Friday

Chance of rain
Chance of rain
High: 4°C
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast. Rain. Precipitation showery or intermittent. Windy and cold. High 4°C. Wind chill around -3. UV index up to 0. Wind north-northwest around 24 mph, gusting to 33 mph, in the morning, becoming 29 mph, gusting to 41 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Precipitation mostly around 10 mm.
WXSIM Risk forecast for Point, Isle of Lewis, initialized at 18:00 29 Jan, 2015
Risk Image Blowing Snow
Gusty winds are forecast for Tonight. Expect a wind chill ranging from -5 to -1. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Friday Night. Expect a wind chill as low as -6. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Saturday. Expect a wind chill around -6. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Saturday Night. Expect a wind chill as low as -6. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Sunday. Expect a wind chill around -5. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Risk Image Significant Rain
There is a 90 percent chance of rain Friday. The rain will be heavy at times. Total rainfall of around 10 millimeters are possible.

Risk Image Significant Snow
There is a 80 percent chance of snow Monday Night. Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 centimeters are possible.

There is a 70 percent chance of snow Tuesday. Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 centimeters are possible.

There is a 60 percent chance of snow Tuesday Night. Snow accumulations of 1 to 2 centimeters are possible.

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