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Issued at: 12 April 2021 17:00

TODAY - Monday 12th April

Scattered showers, some heavy with a slight risk of hail in the east this evening but some bright spells developing in the west. Light westerly breezes.


The showers will ease early tonight and it will become mostly dry with clear spells in the east. A few isolated showers will occur in the northwest. Mist and fog will develop and may become dense at times. Patches of frost may develop also. Light variable breezes and lowest temperatures of -2 to +2 degrees.

Pollen Forecast

Moderate on Tuesday and high on Wednesday.

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Solar UV Index

Moderate to Low on Tuesday and moderate on Wednesday.

UV Index

TOMORROW - Tuesday 13th April

Any fog and mist patches will quickly clear to leave a largely dry morning with sunny spells. Cloud will increase through the day with showers developing during the afternoon. Highest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees in light variable or easterly breezes.

National Outlook

Summary: There will be some showers or outbreaks of rain early in the coming week but high pressure will come to dominate our weather as the week goes on. This will bring a more settled spell with a good deal of dry weather and temperatures gradually recovering closer to normal for the time of year.

Tuesday night: Any lingering rain will clear to the east early on Tuesday night to leave a dry night with clear spells. Lowest temperatures of 0 to 4 degrees with patches of mist and fog in a light easterly breeze.

Wednesday: Remaining largely dry into Wednesday with just isolated showers, mainly in the north and east. After a bright start to the day it will become cloudier in the afternoon but still with some sunny spells. Highs of 10 to 14 degrees, coolest along eastern coasts in a light to moderate easterly breeze.

Wednesday night: Dry on Wednesday night with long clear spells developing. However, mist and fog will form in places in a light easterly breeze. Lowest temperatures of 1 to 4 degrees.

Thursday: Thursday will be another bright and mainly dry day with sunny spells. Highest temperatures of 9 to 14 degrees, coolest in the east and southeast in moderate southeasterly winds.

Further outlook: Some rain may approach the west coast on Friday, but it is unlikely to cross the country, and it will remain mostly dry and settled for the end of the week and into the weekend. Temperatures around normal for the time of year.


Met Éireann

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