Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Thursday, 29 January 2015 19:41
Cold and windy, with some severe winds for a time near some western and northwestern coasts, but winds will moderate later. Further hail, sleet and snow showers especially in northern and eastern areas, but snow should become confined to higher ground of the north and east overnight with clearer conditions develop. Overnight lows of 0 to 2 degrees C with frost and ice stretches, especially in sheltered areas and over lying snow.
29 January 2015 - Free Irish Met Society Lecture: Weather Forecasting for Aiviation6PM, Thursday 12th February 2015, Custom House, Dublin.Speaker: Michelle Dillon, Meteorologist and Aviation Forecaster, Met Eireann.
23 January 2015 - Historical Data SetsHistorical data sets containing hourly, daily and monthly climate data from our Synoptic stations are now freely available to download by completing the form on our Past Weather - Historical Data page.
20 January 2015 - M5 and M6 weather buoys - updated 26-Jan-2015The M6 and M5 weather buoys have ceased transmitting since 18December 2014 and 13 January 2015 respectively.The Marine Institute have brought forward plans to make both buoys operational as soon as possible.