Tag: weather

Storm Damage

With today’s strong gale force winds, it was inevitable there was going to be some storm damage. We’re receiving reports tonight that a tree has fallen near Greenhall Park, obstructing one direction of traffic on the B7012 Hamilton Road at High Blantyre. The tree is forcing drivers to cross into the other side to get […]

Weather Forecast

The next few days are looking very settled. Warmer. Full sunshine. Less wind. Just what people need to lift spirits when out on their daily walk or sitting in gardens. Lets not forget though high risk groups on lockdown or those unable to get outside. Let’s all make sure those people are always a priority […]

Flooding Around Blantyre

Weather continues to disrupt travel this evening with many flooded roads, now causing obstruction. Pictured is Flemington Farm Road, leading to Stoneymeadow. Significant flooding at Hamilton Road and Sides Brae has got worse over the course of the day, with some nearby storm sewers now unable to cope. Be careful at rivers too. Both the […]

Taps Aff!

Who would have thought it?! Nearly the end of September and its 22 degrees outside, as warm as the Canary Islands! Its definitely “Taps Aff” weather today as cloudless skies over Blantyre have seen temperatures rise. BBQ weather for those lucky enough to be off work. ….and it’s to continue tomorrow throughout Saturday, perhaps even […]

Weather Forecast

Looking good for weekend. Well, it maybe raining, windy and cooler today in Blantyre, but all thats set to change from tomorrow evening with the weekend looking great! Things are going to warm up rapidly! Temperatures up to 24 degrees in Central Scotland with warm sunshine on Saturday, Sunday and into Monday. In fact the […]

Warm Week Ahead

You might want to ensure your heating is off. Temperatures are on the rise! A warm week is forecast for Central Scotland with Blantyre reaching temperatures in the mid 20s by Tuesday afternoon, which looks set to be sunny too. Rain showers are forecast from Wednesday, which combined with the heat could potentially be thundery.

Easter Weather Forecast

‘Taps Aff’ at Easter? For once, it’s looking fine, mild and sunny this coming Easter Weekend! The weather is looking good from Thursday right through to Monday.  Temperatures up to 15 degrees, settled, next to no wind or rain, full sun …maybe…just maybe, it might be “taps affs!” time.

Weather Forecast

You probably noticed it’s a “touch” windy out there tonight. OK, so it’s really windy, but there’s worse to come this evening. Winds will get stronger still this evening, continuing right through the evening ,with some storm damage expected by tomorrow morning. Winds will remain strong until late morning, Wednesday 13th March 2019. A night […]