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

METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 28/03/2015 @ 03:55  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / SkyCam
Currently Outside: Colder 0.2°C than last hour.

5.9°C

Feels like:  2°C
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High Today
6.7°C
01:42
Low Today
5.7°C
00:00
Yest High
9.3°C
15:41
Yest Low
0.6°C
01:35
*Stn High
12.5°C
2007
*Stn Low
-0.5°C
2013
* This Station's Records Since 2007
Light rain, Partly cloudy Light rain, Partly cloudy

Wind from S Wind:  S
14.5

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

Rain likely
Rain likely
Low: 3°C
Fresh Breeze
Saturday

Rain likely
Rain likely
High: 8°C
Strong Breeze
Saturday
night
Broken Cloud
Broken Cloud
Low: 4°C
Strong Breeze
North SkyCam
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Sun
Dew Point: Decreased 0.5°C since last hour. 3.8°C
In Last Hour: Decreased 0.5°C since last hour. 0.5°C
High Dew
Point:
4.8°C
at 01:42
Low Dew
Point:
3.7°C
at 00:00
Record Dew
Point:
37.4°C
5-Jun-2010
Wetbulb: 5.0°C
Today: 1.00 mm
Storm Rain: 2.6 mm
Yesterday: 1.80 mm
Last 7 Days: 16.40 mm
March Rain: 119.80 mm
March Avg: 67.00 mm
Diff from Avg: Over 52.8 mm for the month 52.80 mm
Rain Season:1 404.8 mm
Last YTD Rain:1 336.6 mm
Last Rain
Time/Date:
28/03/2015
at 03:52
Leaf Wetness:7 15
72 rain days in 2015
23 days in March
0 day since last rain
Currently: S at
14.5 mph
Gusting To: 11.3
Max Gust: 26.1 @  03:21
1Hr Average: 12.5 mph
Month Gust: 72.2 kts Mar 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
12:52hrs

+5:06 Min:Sec
Sun Today: 00:00hrs
Sun Yesterday: 03:58hrs
Sun Month: 99:55hrs
Moon
Waxing Gibbous, 7 days, 18 hours, 19 minutes in cycle
58%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Humidity: Decreased 2% since last hour. 86 %
In Last Hour: -2%
High Today 89% at 01:57
Low Today 86% at 03:54
Current: No Change 997.6 mb
In Last Hour: Array - Falling
Last 3 Hours: Falling rapidly
High Today: 1006.5 at 00:00
Low Today: 997.6 at 03:54
Heating Degree Days Stornoway Tides Wind Chill
Today: 1.9
March: 344.0
2015 to Date: 1131.0
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 0.0
Sat 28
High Tide: 1:25 AM GMT 3.6
Low Tide: 7:21 AM GMT 2.0
High Tide: 2:06 PM GMT 3.6
Low Tide: 7:43 PM GMT 2.2
Sun 29
High Tide: 3:46 AM BST 3.6
Low Tide: 10:06 AM BST 2.0
High Tide: 4:21 PM BST 3.6
Low Tide: 10:26 PM BST 2.2
Mon 30
High Tide: 4:52 AM BST 3.8
Low Tide: 11:15 AM BST 1.8
High Tide: 5:19 PM BST 3.8
Low Tide: 11:27 PM BST 1.9
Current: 1.6°C
Today: 1.0°C  at 03:49
Yesterday: -3.2°C
Record: -14.9°C
3-Aug-2008
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Yest:   2.6 @ 11:42
Mar-28

1.8
Mar-29

1.8
Mar-30

2.0
High Yest:   882.0 @ 11:43
Sun Hours Today:
00:00
  This Month: 99:55 Hrs
Rise: 06:04  Set: 18:56
Soil Conditions8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
15 mm: 23.0 cb | 5°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: 0.60 mm
7-Days Rain: 16.40 mm
7-Days ET: 13.40 mm
7-Day:  3 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 3 mm 3 mm water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. mm
March:  119.8 mm water in excess of what evaporated this month. 119.8 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:4.7 | 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 & Saturday
Tonight

Rain likely
Rain likely
Low: 3°C
WXSIM forecast: Mostly cloudy in the evening, becoming dense overcast after midnight. Rain likely after midnight. Breezy and cold. Low 3°C, but temperatures rising after midnight. Wind chill as low as -2. Wind south around 15 mph, gusting to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Precipitation mostly around 5 mm.
Saturday

Rain likely
Rain likely
High: 8°C
WXSIM forecast: Dense overcast in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy to cloudy in the afternoon. Patchy light fog in the morning. Rain likely in the morning, then a slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Breezy. High 8°C. Wind chill around 0. UV index up to 1. Wind east-southeast around 14 mph, gusting to 29 mph, in the morning, becoming northwest around 22 mph, gusting to 31 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Precipitation mostly between 5 and 10 mm.
WXSIM Risk forecast for Point, Isle of Lewis, initialized at 21:00 27 Mar, 2015
Risk Image Blowing Snow
Gusty winds are forecast for Sunday Night. Expect a wind chill ranging from -5 to -2. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Monday. Expect a wind chill ranging from -4 to 1. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

Gusty winds are forecast for Tuesday. Expect a wind chill ranging from -5 to 0. Blowing and drifting snow is possible, which may cause restrictions in visibility.

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

Risk Image Significant Rain
There is a 70 percent chance of rain Saturday. The rain will be heavy at times. Total rainfall of between 5 and 10 millimeters are possible.

There is a 80 percent chance of rain Wednesday Night. The rain will be heavy at times. Total rainfall of between 10 and 20 millimeters are possible.

Risk Image Wind Gust
Gusty winds are forecast for Monday Night. Expect a wind west-southwest around 33 mph, gusting to 52 mph.

Gusty winds are forecast for Wednesday. Expect a wind chill ranging from -4 to 1.

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