27 July 2016 04:47
Today will be mainly dry with bright or sunny spells and a few light showers. Cloud will increase this afternoon and rain and drizzle will develop on southwest and west coasts later this evening. Highest temperatures of 16 to 20 degrees with light to moderate northwest breezes, becoming westerly.Tonight
Tonight will start off dry in many areas. However rain in in the west and southwest will spread northeastwards across the country. It will become heavy at times overnight, especially in Ulster. Lowest temperatures of 10 to 14 degrees, coolest in the north.
Thursday will be mostly cloudy. Rain will continue in Ulster for a time in the morning. Otherwise there'll be a mix of bright intervals and showers through the day, some of them heavy. Highest temperatures of 15 to 19 degrees with moderate to fresh westerly breezes.
On Thursday night, showers will continue and will clear to the southeast overnight. Lowest temperatures ranging from 8 degrees in the northwest to 14 degrees in the southeast.
Friday will be a bright day with good sunny spells and some scattered showers. Highest temperatures of 16 to 20 degrees with light to moderate northwest breezes.
Saturday will be bright also with sunny spells and scattered showers. Highest temperatures of 15 to 19 degrees with light to moderate west to northwest breezes.
Sunday will bring a fair amount of dry weather and a few showers. Highest temperatures of 15 to 18 degrees with light to moderate westerly breezes.
On Sunday night rain will spread from the southwest.
Current indications suggest that on Bank Holiday Monday, rain will affect much of the country and will be heaviest in the south. There should be some drier periods further north.
Further spells of rain are expected in all areas on Monday night and Tuesday.