Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Friday, 25 April 2014 06:38
Mist or fog patches will clear inland to give some bright or sunny spells, though it will stay misty near some Eastern coasts. A lot of dry weather this morning apart from some heavy or thundery showers in places. A band of heavy possibly thundery rain accompanied by strong to gale force Southeast winds will move into Munster this afternoon and will spread into parts of Connacht and Leinster during the evening.
07 April 2014 - Cherrapunji, India, Holds New Record for 48-Hour RainfallA World Meteorological Organization (WMO) panel has concluded that Cherrapunji in India now holds the world record for two-day (48-hour) rainfall, with 2 493 millimeters (98.15 inches) recorded on 15–16 June 1995.
01 April 2014 - March Weather: Variable rainfall, temperature and sunshine across the country.Rainfall was variable across the country with above average totals in parts of the West, Southwest, South and at Casement Aerodrome. Mean temperatures were mainly on or above their LTA except at some coastal stations in the West and Southwest.
31 March 2014 - Meteorological SymposiumThe Met Society are hosting a Meteorological Symposium in NUI Galway this coming weekend with lectures/talks on Saturday, 5th April, 10am to 5pm on probing/measuring Ireland's Atmosphere.