Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Saturday, 28 February 2015 21:20
Cold, very windy and showery tonight, though drier in eastern areas. Gale force westerly winds with some very severe squalls at first in parts of the north and northwest, but winds will ease somewhat. Heavy showers in many areas, some of hail with isolated thunderstorms in western and northern areas later. Overnight lows of 1 to 4 degrees C., with frost mostly in sheltered areas due to the strong wind.
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.