Prestwick Airport

10-day forecast

Last Updated 14:41

Sunrise 08:33

Sunset 16:26

Day overview

Today

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High C 39°F Low C 34°F

Heavy Rain Shower

Wind speed 25 mph 40 km/h West South Westerly

Environmental forecast

  • UV Low
  • Pollution Low

Hourly forecast

Strathclyde

Today

Frequent heavy snow showers, some hail and thunder. Slight to moderate snowfall at low levels but locally heavy falls on high ground. Occasionally strong westerly winds along the west coast with some of the showers there of rain.

Tonight

Further heavy snow showers this evening adding further to snow depths and bringing further difficult travelling conditions. Showers then more isolated overnight though sharp frost with ice risk.

Met Office warnings issued for South Ayrshire

  1. Active

    Yellow warning of snow

    Updated 18 January at 09:46
    From:
    1100 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    2355 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will affect the northwest of the UK during Thursday and Friday, although often falling as sleet and hail near windward coasts. Ice will also form in some areas overnight.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In a few places, mainly upland areas, vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. A few rural communities may become cut off. In addition some roads and pavements will turn icy, increasing the chances of accidents or injuries.

  2. Active

    Yellow warning of ice

    Updated 18 January at 09:46
    From:
    1100 on Thu 18 January
    To:
    2355 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will affect the northwest of the UK during Thursday and Friday, although often falling as sleet and hail near windward coasts. Ice will also form in some areas overnight.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In a few places, mainly upland areas, vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. A few rural communities may become cut off. In addition some roads and pavements will turn icy, increasing the chances of accidents or injuries.

  3. Active

    Amber warning of snow

    Updated 19 January at 06:10
    From:
    0700 on Fri 19 January
    To:
    2200 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will become heavier and more frequent early on Friday and will continue on and off through the day. One or two spells of more persistent, heavy snow seem quite likely, although amounts will vary from place to place. A gradual improvement seems likely during the late evening.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In some places vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. Some rural communities may be cut off.

  4. Active

    Amber warning of ice

    Updated 19 January at 06:10
    From:
    0700 on Fri 19 January
    To:
    2200 on Fri 19 January

    Snow showers will become heavier and more frequent early on Friday and will continue on and off through the day. One or two spells of more persistent, heavy snow seem quite likely, although amounts will vary from place to place. A gradual improvement seems likely during the late evening.

    Travel delays on roads are likely, as are public transport cancellations. In some places vehicles may become stranded. There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone coverage may be affected. Some rural communities may be cut off.

  5. Yellow warning of ice

    Updated 19 January at 10:03
    From:
    0005 on Sat 20 January
    To:
    1100 on Sat 20 January

    Ice is likely to form through Friday night and last into Saturday morning with some sleet and snow showers continuing in places.

    There will probably be ice on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths, potentially resulting in some injuries from slips and falls.

  6. Yellow warning of snow

    Updated 19 January at 11:01
    From:
    0600 on Sun 21 January
    To:
    1800 on Sun 21 January

    An area of snow is likely to move eastwards across parts of Scotland and northern England on Sunday. The snow is more likely to affect higher routes with lower levels only affected more locally. In addition, rain may fall onto frozen surfaces for a time, particularly across Scotland, following a very cold night.
    Some roads and railways likely to be affected, with longer journey times by road, bus and train services.Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces.
    Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths.The snow is expected to become confined to northeast Scotland later in the day as it progressively turns to rain from the southwest.

  7. Yellow warning of ice

    Updated 19 January at 11:01
    From:
    0600 on Sun 21 January
    To:
    1800 on Sun 21 January

    An area of snow is likely to move eastwards across parts of Scotland and northern England on Sunday. The snow is more likely to affect higher routes with lower levels only affected more locally. In addition, rain may fall onto frozen surfaces for a time, particularly across Scotland, following a very cold night.
    Some roads and railways likely to be affected, with longer journey times by road, bus and train services.Some injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces.
    Probably some icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths.

    The snow is expected to become confined to northeast Scotland later in the day as it progressively turns to rain from the southwest.

Key

  • Yellow:
    Be aware
  • Amber:
    Be prepared
  • Red:
    Take action
  • Rain
  • Wind
  • Snow
  • Ice
  • Fog

Issued by the Met Office