21 September 2017 09:36
Mostly dry and sunny today but a few heavy showers will develop in places this afternoon. Highs of 14 or 15 degrees in moderate southwesterly breezes.Tonight
This evening and early night will continue to remain dry but rain will spread eastwards during the second half of the night along with freshening southerly winds. Lows of 8 to 11 degrees.
A wet and windy start to Friday with heavy rain and gusty southerly winds. A gradual improvement will follow for the afternoon with the rain clearing eastwards and the winds easing. Highs of 15 to 18 degrees.
Headline: Very changeable weather continuing.
Friday night: Becoming windy on Friday night but mostly dry.
Saturday: Saturday will be a mild but windy day, with southerly gales in western areas for a time. After a dry start, rain will develop through western counties, however indications suggest the eastern half of the country should stay largely dry and bright. Highs of 16 to 18 degrees Celsius. The rain will transfer eastwards on Saturday night
Sunday: Mild on Sunday with lighter winds. A bright and mostly dry day expected through central and western areas, while rain affects eastern counties, with the danger of heavy falls at times. Highs of 16 or 17 degrees Celsius in light winds.
Early days of next week: Relatively mild but unsettled conditions are expected during the early days of next week. Latest indications suggest Monday will be largely dry and bright with some sunny spells, but freshening southerly winds are expected to bring rain eastwards late Tuesday and early Wednesday with brighter weather and showers following later Wednesday.