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Oban and the highlands and islands have basked in hot sunshine today as the good weather continues.
Instead of April showers, temperatures have soared towards 20C or 68F and likely to feel warmer.
The Met Office forecasts the unbroken sunshine to continue across the area on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Sunday may see more cloud developing but there will still be sunny intervals.
Forecasts into next week suggests Oban may not see any rain until a week tomorrow as April starts to draw to a close.
Don’t forget you can check out a local beautyspot on The Oban Times website. Visit our webcam https://www.obantimes.co.uk/the-cruachan-webcam/