Fort William (Highland) weather

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Seven day forecast for Fort William

Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower (day) Light shower (night) Light shower (night)
Chance of precipitation 50% 90% ≥95% 90% 40% 40% 30% 40%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius -1° -1°
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
SSE 6
SSE 13
S 11
SSW 5
SW 7
WSW 7
SW 6
WSW 8
Wind gust in miles per hour 16 28 25 13 16 17 15 19
Visibility
Visibility VG M M G VG VG VG G
Humidity 78% 88% 92% 92% 87% 82% 85% 87%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Light shower (night) Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy
Chance of precipitation 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 60% 20%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius -2° -1° -1° -2° -1°
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
SW 4
SSW 4
SE 5
ESE 7
E 13
E 18
E 18
E 15
Wind gust in miles per hour 13 10 11 19 32 42 41 35
Visibility
Visibility G VG VG VG G M M G
Humidity 87% 84% 88% 86% 81% 81% 82% 82%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
Chance of precipitation 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
E 15
E 13
ENE 11
ENE 10
NE 10
NE 8
NE 7
NNE 7
Wind gust in miles per hour 34 29 25 24 24 20 16 14
Visibility
Visibility VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity 83% 83% 84% 85% 85% 84% 87% 87%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Cloudy Mist Fog Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
Chance of precipitation 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 50% 50%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius -1° -1°
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
NNE 6
NNE 5
NE 5
ENE 5
ENE 5
SE 5
E 6
SW 6
Wind gust in miles per hour 12 11 11 10 10 10 12 14
Visibility
Visibility VG P VP M M M M M
Humidity 88% 91% 91% 91% 91% 91% 92% 91%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy (night) Cloudy
Chance of precipitation 50% 50% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 20%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
SSE 6
SE 5
NW 4
SW 4
SW 5
SSW 5
SSE 5
SSE 6
Wind gust in miles per hour 14 12 11 11 12 12 11 15
Visibility
Visibility M G G G G G G M
Humidity 91% 91% 91% 91% 88% 88% 89% 90%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
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Highlands & Eilean Siar weather forecast

Headline:

Northerly winds carrying showers, some brighter weather in the east.

Today:

A cloudy start over Highland, otherwise some bright or sunny intervals in the east especially around Inverness and Easter Ross. Occasional showers for the north and west and the Hebrides. Snow on hills. Maximum temperature 6 °C.

Tonight:

Remaining showery for the north and west in the evening with clearer conditions in the east. Showers dying out later in the night and a frost for inland areas expected. Minimum temperature 0 °C.

Sunday:

A dry and sunny day with light winds on Sunday, some cloud spilling into the west later, with rain or snow expected by late evening. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Rain and snow on Monday morning will clear east, some brighter spells later. A fine start on Tuesday but strengthening winds before further rain. Easterly gales and showers likely Wednesday.

Updated:

UK long range weather forecast

A largely unsettled start to the period, with showers likely for most and a chance of snow across northern Scotland. Showers, as well as some longer spells of rain continuing into Wednesday with blustery winds, particularly over high ground. These unsettled conditions are likely to continue for the rest of the period with longer spells of rain affecting most of the country, with the potential to turn heavy in southern areas. Following these periods of rain, showery conditions are likely, with a chance of snow even at lower elevations. Feeling cold in the north, with the potential to spread further south at times. Towards the end of the period, more settled conditions likely with mild temperatures, but the chance of some cold interludes bringing a risk of frost.

Updated:

Getting into the Christmas period, it is likely to be milder than earlier in the month, with temperatures near to above normal, although some colder spells remain possible. It is likely to become more settled around Christmas and towards New Year with increased chance of overnight frost and fog during clearer spells.

Updated:

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