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Current Forecast:Saturday, 23 August 2014 16:12
Isolated light showers in the northeast will die out this evening, and most places will be dry overnight with clear spells. It'll turn chilly over the north and east where temperatures will fall to 3 or 4 degrees with some mist forming inland. Cloud will increase and southeast winds will freshen in the west and outbreaks of rain will develop over west Munster and west Connacht before daybreak where it will be milder.
21 August 2014 - Activity at Bárðarbunga VolcanoSince Saturday August 16th thousands of earthquakes have been detected at Bárðarbunga by the earthquake monitoring network of the Icelandic Met Office (IMO), and the earthquakes continue to occur at an approximate rate of 1000/day (see http://en.vedur.is/earthquakes-and-volcanism/earthquakes/ for more detail and the latest reports). As the volcano is situated beneath an ice cap, an eruption could result in an ash plume which may have consequences for both aviation and health.
01 August 2014 - The Weather of July 2014: Warm everywhere; dry and sunny in most partsAll mean temperatures were above their LTA (Long-Term Average). Most stations reported below average rainfall. Sunshine totals were variable. Monthly mean windspeeds ranged from five knots (9 km/h) at stations in the Midlands to 11 knots (20km/h) at Malin Head.
28 July 2014 - NEW: 5 Day Wave ForecastsA new product has been added to the 5 day forecasts, significant wave height.