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Warnings & Advisories for Highlands & Eilean Siar
Thunderstorms
TRAC Report: No thunderstorms detected

METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 26/02/2015 @ 22:51  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / SkyCam
Currently Outside: Colder 0.2°C than last hour.

3.2°C

Wind Chill:  -3.2°C
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High Today
10.0°C
01:04
Low Today
1.4°C
17:24
Yest High
9.4°C
23:58
Yest Low
0.7°C
01:48
*Stn High
10.4°C
2008
*Stn Low
0.7°C
2013
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Windy Windy

Wind from SW Wind:  SW
22.2

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

Broken Cloud
Cold!
Broken Cloud
Cold!
Low: 3°C
Gale
Friday

Broken Cloud
Broken Cloud
High: 7°C
Severe Gale
Friday
night
Chance of rain
Chance of rain
Low: 5°C
Severe Gale
North SkyCam
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Sun
Dew Point: Decreased 0.3°C since last hour. 0.6°C
In Last Hour: Decreased 0.3°C since last hour. 0.3°C
High Dew
Point:
9.0°C
at 00:53
Low Dew
Point:
-0.9°C
at 16:58
Record Dew
Point:
37.4°C
5-Jun-2010
Wetbulb: 2.2°C
Today: 3.40 mm
Rate (/hr): 3.6 mm
Storm Rain: 63.2 mm
Yesterday: 4.60 mm
Last 7 Days: 40.60 mm
February Rain: 77.60 mm
February Avg: 78.10 mm
Diff from Avg: Under 0.5 mm for the month -0.50 mm
Rain Season:1 261.6 mm
Last YTD Rain:1 237.8 mm
Leaf Wetness:7 15
48 rain days in 2015
18 days in February
0 day since last rain
Currently: SW at
22.2 mph
Gusting To: 19.1
Max Gust: 43.0 @  01:07
1Hr Average: 21.7 mph
Month Gust: 51.3 kts Feb 24
Year Gust: 75.0 kts Jan 9
Record Gust: 85.0 mph
on 17-Jan-2009
Wind Run: miles
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
10:18hrs

+5:02 Min:Sec
Sun Today: 03:18hrs
Sun Yesterday: 02:08hrs
Sun Month: 40:52hrs
Moon
Waxing Gibbous, 7 days, 23 hours, 5 minutes in cycle
62%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Humidity: No Change 83 %
In Last Hour: 0%
High Today 94% at 00:53
Low Today 74% at 15:02
Current: No Change 997.6 mb
In Last Hour: Array - Rising slowly
Last 3 Hours: Rising slowly
High Today: 997.8 at 22:48
Low Today: 988.6 at 00:47
Heating Degree Days Stornoway Tides Wind Chill
Today: 11.9
February: 336.8
2015 to Date: 759.0
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
Thu 26
High Tide: 12:36 AM GMT 3.8
Low Tide: 6:23 AM GMT 1.8
High Tide: 1:10 PM GMT 3.8
Low Tide: 6:52 PM GMT 2.0
Fri 27
High Tide: 2:05 AM GMT 3.7
Low Tide: 7:54 AM GMT 2.1
High Tide: 2:34 PM GMT 3.7
Low Tide: 8:30 PM GMT 2.2
Sat 28
High Tide: 3:23 AM GMT 3.7
Low Tide: 9:35 AM GMT 2.0
High Tide: 3:48 PM GMT 3.8
Low Tide: 10:00 PM GMT 2.1
Current: -3.2°C
Today: -5.4°C  at 18:37
Yesterday: -3.8°C
Record: -14.9°C
3-Aug-2008
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   1.3 @ 12:11
Feb-27

0.8
Feb-28

0.9
Mar-01

0.9
High Today:  
468 W/m2 @ 15:17
Sun Hours Today:
03:18
  This Month: 40:52 Hrs
Rise: 07:29  Set: 17:47
Soil Conditions8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
15 mm: 17.0 cb | 4°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: 2.80 mm
7-Days Rain: 40.60 mm
7-Days ET: 10.10 mm
7-Day:  30.5 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 30.5 mm 30.5 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. mm
February:  77.6 mm water in excess of what evaporated this month. 77.6 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:35 | S3C2:2
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
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

Broken Cloud
Cold!
Broken Cloud
Cold!
Low: 3°C
WXSIM forecast: Partly to mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming cloudy after midnight. A slight chance of rain in the evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Very windy and cold. Low 3°C, but temperatures rising after midnight. Wind chill ranging from -4 to 0. Wind southwest around 31 mph, gusting to 42 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Precipitation mostly less than 2 mm.
Friday

Broken Cloud
Broken Cloud
High: 7°C
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Windy. High 7°C. Wind chill around 0. UV index up to 1. Wind southwest around 28 mph, gusting to 47 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Precipitation mostly less than 2 mm.
WXSIM Risk forecast for Point, Isle of Lewis, initialized at 21:00 26 Feb, 2015
Risk Image Blowing Snow
Gusty winds are forecast for Monday. 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 70 percent chance of rain Tuesday Night. The rain will be heavy at times. Total rainfall of between 5 and 10 millimeters are possible.

Risk Image Significant Snow
There is a 80 percent chance of snow Monday. Snow accumulations of 1 to 2 centimeters are possible.

Risk Image Wind Gust
Gusty winds are forecast for Tonight. Expect a wind chill ranging from -4 to 0.

Gusty winds are forecast for Friday. Expect a wind chill around 0.

Gusty winds are forecast for Friday Night. Expect a wind southwest around 34 mph, gusting to 47 mph, in the evening, becoming 28 mph, gusting to 38 mph, after midnight.

Gusty winds are forecast for Saturday. Expect a wind southwest around 31 mph, gusting to 40 mph, in the morning, becoming 27 mph, gusting to 40 mph, in the afternoon.

Gusty winds are forecast for Tuesday Night. Expect a wind chill ranging from -5 to -1.

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