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Current Forecast:Monday, 27 April 2015 20:24
Heavy or prolonged showers early tonight with a risk of thunder and some wintry, especially over Ulster. They'll mainly affect the west and north overnight and there may be some snow flurries on hills or mountains. Frost in places also with lows of -2 to +2 degrees.
23 April 2015 - Climate Change: the half-biscuit linkOur planet is constantly bathed in sunshine as it revolves around the sun, absorbing energy that passes through the top of the atmosphere and returning energy to space by reflection and emission of radiant heat. A balance is struck between the incoming and outgoing energy and, while the details vary by region and season, in general we wobble around an equilibrium which is linked to the mean global surface temperature of about 15°C.
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.