Sunday 26 April 2015

today's weather Today's Weather
Today, Sunday, will be a cool, bright day, with frost clearing quickly. Fairly sunny in many places this morning, but rain and hail showers over parts of Ulster and north Connacht, will become more widespread through the afternoon, with a slight risk of thunder in northern areas. Top temperatures 7 to 12 C., in moderate northwest winds.

Tonight's Weather
Cold tonight, with clear spells and scattered showers and with frost returning to many places. The showers will mainly affect parts of Ulster and north Connacht, some will be heavy and possibly wintry also. Lowest temperatures plus 1 to -2 C., with a sharp to severe frost and a risk of a few icy patches.


today's weather Tomorrow
Cold, breezy and showery on Monday. Some of the showers, heavy and prolonged in northern and northwestern areas and turning wintry in places, mainly on high ground. Top temperatures just 6 to 10 C., in fresh and gusty southwest to westerly winds, which will be strong along the northwest coast.

3 Day Outlook
General: Cool, changeable and unsettled this coming week, with showers or longer spells of heavy rain at times.

Monday Night: Cold and breezy overnight, with clear spells. But some hail and rain showers too, these mainly over parts of Ulster and north Connacht. Lowest temperatures -1 to plus 2 C., with a sharp grass frost in many places.

Tuesday: It will be another cold and fairly breezy day, with a mixture of bright spells and showers. Many will be heavy and some will have hail mixed as well. Top temperatures 8 to 10, maybe 11 C., with the best values along the south coast. Winds moderate to fresh and sometimes gusty southwest to westerly. Some dry, clear spells after dark, but a spell of wet weather is expected to sweep in from the Atlantic, overnight. Lowest temperatures 1 to 3 C. \n \nWednesday: It will stay cool and cloudy and is likely to turn out to be a very wet day indeed in some areas, with the heaviest of the rain expected over Leinster and eastern parts of Munster. A clearance to scattered showers will edge in from the west late in the day. Winds will be moderate to fresh cyclonic variable. Highs of 7 to 10 C., are expected. Cold overnight with frost expected. Lowest temperatures zero to plus 3 C.

Thursday: Staying cool and breezy, with showers or possibly longer spells of rain at times.