The Northwest Highlands Forecast
Areas north from Knoydart in the west, and the Great Glen towards the east (NB. Does not include Mull and areas west of Loch Linnhe, these are found in the West Highlands forecast.)
Forecast last updated on Tuesday 22nd July 2014 at 3:35pm
How windy? (On the Munros)
Southeasterly, between 8 and 15mph.
Effect of wind on you?
Rain very unlikely
Low risk isolated heavy showers western mountains afternoon or evening.
Cloud on the hills?
Very low cloud may shroud some lower eastern areas for several hours after dawn, but will gradually disperse through the morning. Cloud top 400 to 650m. Isolated cloud higher slopes near rain afternoon.
Chance of cloud free Munros?
Sunshine and air clarity?
Extensive sunshine; patchy cloud building up west. Visibility excellent, although a haze may develop from east.
How Cold? (at 900m)
14 rising to 17C.
Above the summits.
All mountain areas of Britain from Thursday 24th July 2014
Continuing fine almost everywhere, very warm and often sunny until Saturday, although here and there an afternoon thunderstorm - possibly more widely in Scotland on Saturday. A change to west or northwesterly winds on Sunday will bring a drop in temperature, particularly to the W & NW Highlands and bursts of rain and thunder may be more widespread into England and Wales. Less warm, but extensively dry into next week.