Réamhaisnéis Náisiúnta

Issued at: 15 July 2024 11:08

TODAY - Monday 15th July

Continuing to turn mostly cloudy from the south this afternoon with the best of the sunny spells in Ulster. Scattered outbreaks of showery rain will mainly affect the southern half of the country and the east, turning heavy at times. Showers will occur in the northwest too, some possibly heavy. Highest temperatures of 15 to 21 degrees, coolest in the southeast and warmest in the north and northwest. Southeast to east or variable winds will be mostly light, although fresher at times along southern coasts.

TONIGHT

Outbreaks of rain, mainly in the southeast and east, will clear eastwards tonight with some clear spells and isolated showers following from the west. Mild and humid with temperatures not falling below 11 to 13 degrees in mostly light west or northwest breezes with some mist and hill fog developing.

TOMORROW - Tuesday 16th July

Tuesday will be mostly warm and dry with sunny spells. However, some well scattered showers will occur. Highest temperatures of 17 to 21 or 22 degrees in just light to moderate northwest to west breezes.

National Outlook

Overview: Changeable and unsettled but warm where sunshine gets through.

TUESDAY NIGHT: Largely dry with clear spells and just stray light showers. Lows of 10 to 14 degrees in light southwest or variable breezes.

WEDNESDAY: Sunny spells early on but overall cloudy with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle developing. Some midland and eastern areas will stay fully dry however with possible warm spells of sunshine. Humid with highs of 17 to 21 degrees, all in moderate southerly winds. Scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle following overnight. Lows of 10 to 15 degrees, in light variable breezes; coolest in the clearance later across Connacht.

THURSDAY: Dry for a time across the North and West with warm sunny spells. Dull or cloudy elsewhere with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle, moving northward later. Highs of 17 to 21 degree in light southerly breezes. Rather warm and humid overnight with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle with low cloud and mist too.

FRIDAY: Currently looks like rain will move in off the Atlantic later in the day. Highs of 16 to 20 degrees.