Met Office Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

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Forecast For Orkney & Shetland

Issued by Met Office Aberdeen
at 1600 on Friday 09 May 2008

++ Valid for broadcast between 1800 and 0600


Cloudier on Saturday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Dry and clear at first but cloud moving into Orkney this evening with perhaps the odd spot of rain. The cloud moving onwards into Shetland overnight with some mist developing on the east coast. Light to moderate southeast winds. Minimum temperature 7 deg C (45 deg F).


Some patchy rain possible over Orkney, otherwise dry everywhere. More cloud than of late but still with some bright or sunny intervals. Light winds. Maximum temperature 16 deg C (61 deg F).

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Some patchy rain crossing Shetland on Sunday, otherwise dry with hazy sunshine through Monday and into Tuesday as well.

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