Issued at: 17 September 2019 12:00
TODAY - Tuesday 17th September
Dry today with plenty of sunshine. Highest temperatures of 16 to 17 degrees Celsius in light breezes.
Quite cool tonight, with long clear spells and slack variable breezes. Some mist or fog patches may form overnight. Lowest temperatures of 5 to 7 degrees Celsius.
Solar UV Index
Moderate on Tuesday.
TOMORROW - Wednesday 18th September
Wednesday will be a dry, bright and fairly sunny day. Top temperatures 16 to 19 C. - best inland. Winds light and variable , with local sea breezes.
High pressure will be centred near or over Ireland for a few days, bringing mostly dry, settled conditions, with sunny spells each day and warm in that sunshine. But turning changeable and unsettled during the weekend.
Cool Wednesday night, with a mix of clear spells and cloudy periods. Some patches of mist will form and will thicken into fog in a few places. Lowest temperatures 5 to 8 C., in light southeast breezes.
Warm and dry on Thursday, with good sunny spells, but occasional cloudy periods too. Top temperatures of 17 to 19 C., generally, but locally 20 or 21 C., in a few central locations. Mild and breezy overnight and dry, with lows of 7 to 10 C. Winds moderate to fresh southeasterly.
Breezy on Friday too, with fresh and gusty southeasterly winds. Another dry day, with a mix of sunny spells and occasional cloudy periods. Top temperatures 18 to 21 C., in central, western and northern areas, but a little cooler on east and south coasts. Mild and breezy overnight, with lows of 12 or 13 C.
Turning more unsettled an changeable this weekend. Weather fronts due in off the Atlantic, but some uncertainty re details.
Charts today suggest a breezy day on Saturday, but with some hazy sunshine to start, but soon becoming cloudy along the south and west coasts, with some rain or showers likely to develop there. Warm in sunshine, with temperatures in the high teens or a little higher, but fresher in the duller areas and on exposed coasts, due to fresh and gusty southeast winds.
Breezy overnight and on Sunday, with rain at times and turning fresher also.
Temperature circle (°C): maximum and minimum temperature forecast for each day. Wind symbol (km/h): arrow points in the direction the wind is blowing. The weather and wind icons: for the time of maximum temperature and minimum temperature.