Today’s Max Gust
Avg Wind Speed
Brodick ⇆ Ardrossan
Lochranza ⇆ Claonaig/Tarbert
Today saw what was probably the second or third highest tide in the last 30years, certainly in Sannox. The Corrie shore road was impassable for a while as was the low stretch at Sannox stepping stones. The big question... how big will the High tide on Sunday be?...
Where do you think Storm Ciara will rank in terms of top wind gusts here in Sannox? Here is the top ten since 2011 DateWind Gust (mph)03/01/1294.205/12/139128/12/118710/12/148704/01/1285.422/01/1282.412/11/1782.409/01/1581.429/01/1680.708/12/1180.2 There have probably...
The wind later on Saturday is not Storm Ciara. There will be brief interlude, before the storm reaches us. The south and west side of the island will probably see the worst of conditions. Up the hills and glens the wind will easily exceed 80mph at times. Wind:...
Right on cue, at 2pm, extra high tides, driven by the hefty south east wind and a spot of rain led to parts of the Corrie shore road being submerged and debris being thrown on to the road along other low lying parts of the road on the island. The part of the road...
Storm Brendan arrives across the UK tomorrow. Here on Arran we are expecting a higher than normal tide anyway. The tide peaks a couple of days after every full moon. The Wolf Moon occurred on the 10th. High tide is around 2pm on Monday the 13th. There is a huge swell...
Local Weather Extremes
View the extreme weather conditions sometimes experienced on the Isle of Arran. Arran Is described as Scotland in Minature and as such experiences a wide range of weather throughout hte year.
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