24 October 2014 07:07
Rather cool and breezy today with variable cloud across the country. Rather cloudy in the west and northwest with occasional showers, some heavy. Brighter in the south and east with a mix of cloud and sunny spells and just well scattered showers. Highest temperatures 11 to 14 degrees Celsius, coolest over Ulster. Southwest winds will be moderate, occasionally fresh, and strong at times near Atlantic coasts.Tonight
Mostly dry tonight under broken cloud, however showers will continue near Atlantic fringes, again some heavy in the northwest. Lowest temperatures of 5 to 9 degrees Celsius, with mostly moderate southwest winds at first, freshening overnight.
Showers continuing in the west and northwest tomorrow Saturday, elsewhere showers will be isolated. Some bright or sunny spells but overall cloudy. Staying breezy with fresh and gusty southwest winds, windy near west and northwest coastal areas. Not quite as cool, with highest temperatures of 12 to 14 or 15 degrees Celsius, best values in the southeast of the country.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Mild, cloudy and breezy with patchy rain near Atlantic coasts, turning heavy in the northwest towards morning. Lowest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees Celsius, in a fresh and gusty southwest wind, and becoming windy near west and northwest coastal areas later.
SUNDAY: Rather windy with fresh to strong and gusty southwest winds. Rather dull and wet across much of Connacht and Ulster with outbreaks of rain, (heaviest further west of each province with spot flooding), drier elsewhere with some sunny spells, and just a few showers feeding into west Munster later in the day. Highest temperatures will range 13 to 15 degrees Celsius, coolest in the northwest.
MONDAY: Mostly cloudy with scattered outbreaks of rain across the country, heaviest across northwest counties (again spot flooding). Rather windy with fresh and gusty southwest winds. However it will be mild and humid with highest temperatures of 13 to 17 degrees Celsius, best values over Leinster where it will tend to be driest.
TUESDAY: Likely to be a wet day countrywide with heavy persistent falls of rain, leading to spot flooding. Hill, mist and coastal fog too. Highest temperatures 13 to 15 degrees with to moderate southerly winds.