Continuing cool and windy this evening and early tonight with further showers affecting many places, some heavy. Later tonight, rain will spread to all parts of the country from the west and southwesterly winds will remain strong and gusty. Lowest temperatures 3 to 7 degrees Celsius.
Sunday morning and early afternoon will be very windy or locally stormy, as winds veer westerly. Rain affecting most places through the morning will clear east to scattered showers in the afternoon. However, the westerly winds will abate as the afternoon goes on, eventually decreasing moderate to fresh soon after dark. Highest temperatures in the morning will range 8 to 12 degrees Celsius but it will turn colder in the afternoon.
3 Day Outlook
General: Very unsettled and changeable weather with heavy rain and strong winds at times.
Sunday night: Cold with winds easing and some frost for a time on Sunday night in Ulster, but rain will return countrywide overnight, possibly falling as sleet in parts of Ulster.
Monday: Wet on Monday morning with widespread rain and some sleet or wet snow possible in parts of Ulster. Cold in the north with temperatures of 4 to 6 degrees but typical values elsewhere of 11 to 14 degrees Celsius. Turning drier in Ulster later in the day with possibly some frost there early Monday night. Rain elsewhere will spread to northern areas overnight and it will turn milder.
Tuesday: Windy but much milder on Tuesday. Damp in the morning with persistent rain in northern areas. Drier in many areas in the afternoon but some rain likely, mainly in the west and north. Afternoon temperatures of 11 to 14 degrees C.
Wednesday: Further rain at times on Wednesday also, mild early in the day but turning cooler later with some frost on Wednesday night