Lochanna in Éirinn - Réamhaisnéis 10 lá

Inland lakes forecast issued at: 1330 Monday 26 February 2024

Meteorological Situation at 0900

A ridge of high pressure associated with an anticyclone of 1035hPa positioned to the southwest of Ireland generates a moderate to strong northerly airflow over the country. Low pressure of 974 hPa positioned between Greenland and Iceland will move over Iceland tonight, bringing a strengthening southwest airflow, as associated fronts approach from the Atlantic.

ANAILÍSE DROMCHLA

Forecast for Lough Derg for daylight hours today:

Wind:

Northerly force 3 or 4. Becoming variable force 2 or less this evening.

Weather:

Mainly dry with good sunshine.

Visibility:

Mainly good.

Winds Overnight:

Increasing south to southwest force 3 or 4, occasionally force 5.

Outlook:

Moderate to fresh southwest winds veering northwest in the afternoon. Rain, drizzle and mist for a time followed by isolated showers.

Forecast for Lough Ree for daylight hours today:

Wind:

Northerly force 3 or 4. Becoming variable force 2 or less this evening.

Weather:

Mainly dry with good sunshine.

Visibility:

Mainly good.

Winds Overnight:

Increasing south to southwest force 3 or 4, occasionally force 5.

Outlook:

Moderate to occasionally fresh southwest winds veering northwest by afternoon. Rain, drizzle and mist for a time followed by isolated showers.

Forecast for Lough Corrib and Lough Mask for daylight hours today:

Wind:

Northerly force 3 or 4. Becoming variable force 3 or less this evening.

Weather:

Mainly dry with good sunshine.

Visibility:

Mainly good.

Winds Overnight:

Increasing south to southwest force 4 or 5, occasionally force 6.

Outlook:

Fresh southwest winds veering moderate or fresh northwest in the morning. Rain, drizzle and mist for a time followed by isolated showers.

Forecast for Lough Key and Lough Allen for daylight hours today:

Wind:

Northerly force 3 or 4. Becoming variable force 3 or less this evening.

Weather:

Mainly dry with good sunshine.

Visibility:

Mainly good.

Winds Overnight:

Increasing south to southwest force 3 or 4, occasionally force 5.

Outlook:

Moderate to occasionally fresh southwest winds veering northwest by afternoon. Rain, drizzle and mist for a time followed by isolated showers.