Edinburgh

10-day forecast

Last Updated 17:09

Sunrise 08:31

Sunset 16:17

Day overview

Tonight

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Low C 32°F

Light Snow Shower

Wind speed 12 mph 19 km/h West South Westerly

Environmental forecast

  • UV Low
  • Pollution Low

Hourly forecast

SW Scotland, Lothian Borders

This Evening and Tonight

Snow showers turning heavier this evening and tonight, particularly across Dumfries and Galloway. Slight to moderate snowfall, heavy on western high ground. Clearer along the east coast, but a risk of ice here.

Met Office warnings issued for Edinburgh

  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.

Key

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

Issued by the Met Office