Scotland to be ‘hotter than Spain’ as week long heatwave arrives

Scotland is set to bask in temperatures as hot as Spain next week with the mercury tipped to soar to a sizzling 27C.

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Scotland’s Weather: Country set for mini-heatwave next week

Scotland will once again be basking in glorious Summer sunshine as early as next week, the Met Office revealed earlier today.

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Woman seriously injured by falling debris as Storm Hector batters Edinburgh

A woman was left fighting for her life in hospital after being hit by falling debris as the Capital was hit by a freak weather storm.

The satellite image. Picture: NEODAAS/University of Dundee'

Scotland’s Weather: Satellite image shows impact of Storm Hector

A satellite image released by academics in Dundee has shown the full impact of Storm Hector as winds and rain continue to batter vast swathes of Scotland.


Scotland’s weather: Woman injured by falling debris in Storm Hector

Storm Hector left a trail of destruction as it swept across Scotland today, felling trees and sparking flood warnings.


Storm Hector: Fallen tree on Glasgow’s Great Western Road causes traffic chaos

A major thoroughfare in Glasgow was closed to all traffic this morning after a tree fell following strong winds.

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Scotland’s weather: High winds warning with Storm Hector to hit rush hour

Forecasters have upgraded weather warnings ahead of Storm Hector, which could bring gusts in excess of 70mph to parts of the UK.


Scotland’s weather: Storm Hector to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain

Scotland faces a day of disruption as Storm Hector sweeps in from the Atlantic with gales of up to 70mph.

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Scotland’s weather: Most of the country will be battered by 70mph gales

Scotland faces a day of disruption as a summer storm sweeps in from the Atlantic with gales of up to 70mph.

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High winds are set to batter Scotland, particularly the west coast, this Thursday

High winds set to batter Scotland on Thursday

Severe wind gusts are forecast to batter Scotland on Thursday.

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Scotland prepares for hottest summer in 12 years

Scotland could be set to experience its hottest summer in more than a decade.

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Thunderstorm warning as ‘danger to life rain’ forecast ahead of Rolling Stones gig

A yellow weather warning forecasting thunderstorms and ‘danger to life’ rain has been issued for Edinburgh and the Lothians on Saturday.

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Beach goesrs flock to Silver Sands in Aberdour on the Fife coast. Scotland has enjoyed its warmest May in more than 100 years. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Scotland records warmest May in more than 100 years

Scotland has enjoyed its warmest May in more than 100 years.

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Scotland’s weather: ‘Danger to life’ warning amid fears of thunder and lightning

Further torrential rain and thunderstorms are set to hit Scotland this weekend as the severe weather sweeps up across the UK.

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Scotland hotter than parts of Africa during sizzling Bank Holiday

Bank holiday sun seekers flocked to Scotland’s parks and coasts as temperatures soared.

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Speed restrictions for trains could be introduced this bank holiday weekend to deal with hotter temperatures. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Scotland trains could be slowed due to May bank holiday heat

Speed restrictions could be brought in for trains running in Scotland as the network copes with one of the hottest May bank holidays on record.

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Scotland’s weather: Scots to enjoy hottest holiday weekend in 25 years

Scotland is set to experience its hottest bank holiday weekend in more than 25 years, as some areas of the country hit 27C.

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Scotland set to be hotter than California amid May heatwave

Scotland is set to bake again this bank holiday weekend with temperatures rocketing into the mid 20s.

David Bowes and Beth Stanners enjoy and ice cream on Portobello beach in the sunshine with Buffy the dog. Picture: Greg Macvean

Scotland’s weather: Edinburgh to set bank holiday Monday heat record

Today is expected to be Scotland’s hottest May bank holiday Monday this century.

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Scotland’s weather: Temperatures to rival Ibiza on bank holiday Monday

Scotland’s weather: Temperatures to rival Ibiza on bank holiday Monday

Parts of Scotland will be as hot as southern Spain on bank holiday Monday as the nation gears up for the brightest summer in years.

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