Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Monday, 02 March 2015 06:38
Snow accumulations in parts to begin this morning. Frost and ice clearing most areas, to give a cold and bright day with sunny spells and further scattered wintry showers. Wintry showers will be most frequent for west and northwest counties, however all areas will remain at risk, especially later in the day. Further accumulations likely. Some of the wintry showers will also be thundery with hail at times. Feeling raw and very blustery, with highs of only 3 to 6 degrees Celsius, in fresh to strong and gusty southwesterly winds.
24 February 2015 - Record wave at M3 weather buoyBuoy M3 (off the southwest coast) reported a maximum individual wave of 21.2 metres at 23.00 on 23rd Feb 2015. The previous record for this buoy was 19.1 metres on 27th Jan 2013.
19 February 2015 - Check out the Met Éireann Library!The Met Éireann Library is now online! You can now search our library catalogue, find Met Éireann publications, explore our special collections and learn more about the type of collections we hold.
03 February 2015 - Monthly Weather Summary for January 2015.Variable rainfall with near normal mean temperatures; extremely windy.