Category: weather

Spring in the Air

There’s more than a hint of Springtime in the air as sunshine arrives to Central Scotland. Weather forecast for the next week looks settled with temperatures reaching up to double digits and importantly dry, with some springtime sunshine expected. As we all look forward to lockdown being lifted, having a little bit of sunshine in […]

Melting Ice Warning

As noted yesterday, a thaw is on! The icy temperatures and snow behind us, the forecast is for wind and rain. Milder air coming in means ice on frozen rivers and water is melting fast. A ‘melting ice’ warning goes out to to everybody, as a reminder not to allow pets or children on to […]

Thaw on its Way

Though it’s been snowing in Blantyre today, bitterly cold and to continue on and off throughout Saturday, it won’t last. The current Snow and ice is forecast to completely melt away from tomorrow onwards as temperatures are set to quickly rise in Central Scotland. Sunday will see gusty winds and rain is incoming. A return […]

Share Your Snowy Photos

C’mon then folks. Let’s see your snowy pics! These peaceful photos were sent in by local man Stuart O Neil, taken earlier this morning at Auchentibber, High Blantyre. Weather forecast is for more snow throughout today, easing off this evening. However, it’s to be bitterly cold, with temperatures expected to drop to around minus seven, […]

Snow Showers

Bitterly cold easterly winds have brought snow showers to Central Scotland with snow lying at low levels, including Blantyre this evening. Temperatures have fallen below zero with some places in Lanarkshire already reporting temperatures around minus six! Further snow flurries, some of them heavier are forecast throughout the evening and morning, meaning, just possibly…..some sledging […]

Cold Snap this Week

Whilst the Met Office has issued an amber warning for parts of Central Scotland, it appears Blantyre may miss the more significant snowfall, perhaps only seeing snow flurries in the next couple of days. Of note, are the bitterly cold temperatures forecast to be below zero for much of the week, especially at night. Temperatures […]