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Saturday, 17 March 2018
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Saturday, 17 March 2018 09:51

Today will be a cold, windy day. A lot of dry weather in the western half of the country, with just the odd rain shower. In the east there will be showers of rain, sleet and hail during the day, with snow on high ground. This evening, showers will turn to snow on lower levels as well. Highest temperatures just 2 or 3 degrees in eastern areas and 5 to 7 this morning in Atlantic coastal counties. The fresh to strong easterly winds will add a significant wind chill.


Cold and windy overnight. Mainly dry in Atlantic coastal counties, but snow showers elsewhere. These heaviest and most frequent over east Leinster, with accumulations likely here. Lowest temperatures zero to -3 degrees, and feeling colder in the east to northeasterly wind.


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07 March 2018
Valentia Observatory awarded WMO Centennial Observing Station status
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06 March 2018
New Buoy Records
The record for minimum air temperature was broken at bouy M6 (200 miles off the west coast) and the new maximum individual wave was recorded at bouy M2 in the Irish Sea.

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