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SHETLAND AREA FORECAST
Issued : 1545 UTC Saturday 25th October
THIS EVENING & TONIGHT
Blustery showers at first but some more persistent and often heavy rain overnight, possibly accompanied by the odd rumble of thunder. Gale or Severe Gale force south-westerly winds with gusts of 50-60mph possible.
Rain in the morning becoming more showery in the afternoon before some heavier rain arrives during the evening. Gale or Severe Gale force winds slowly easing later.
MONDAY 27th OCTOBER
Showers at first turning to more persistent rain later. Becoming more scattered during the evening and overnight. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds becoming strong at times over the far north.
TUESDAY 28th OCTOBER
A mixture of sunshine and showers. Some drier spells overnight and feeling a lot colder. Winds westerly 3 to 4 perhaps 5 at times.
WEDNESDAY 29th OCTOBER
A cold day with a mixture of sunshine and showers with some of the showers possibly a touch wintry at times. Some clearer spells developing overnight and perhaps a touch of frost by morning. Winds north-westerly 4 to 5 easing 3 to 4 overnight.
SHETLAND MARINE FORECAST
Issued at: 1540 UTC Saturday 25th October 2014
OVERNIGHT UNTIL 0600 UTC
Wind: South-westerly 7 to Gale 8 perhaps Severe Gale 9 or Storm 10 at times later.
Sea State: Very rough or high.
Weather: Showers rain later.
TOMORROW FROM 0600 UTC FOR 24HRS
Wind: South-westerly Gale 8 to Severe Gale 9 easing force 6 to 7 overnight and force 5 by morning.
Sea State: Very rough or high, becoming rough or very rough.