Rain will continue to affect northern parts today, while for the rest of the country it will be a showery day. Showers will become more widespread in the late morning and afternoon and they will be heavy and thundery at times. There will be some bright spells but it will be another fresh day with highs of 14 to 17 degrees in moderate west to northwest winds.
Apart from a few isolated showers it will become mainly dry tonight, with some clear spells. Lows of 8 to 11 degrees in light to moderate northwest winds.
Wednesday will be a largely dry day although a few light showers are possible. There will be some good bright spells and temperatures will climb to between 14 and 17 degrees again in moderate northwest winds.
3 Day Outlook
Wednesday night will be largely dry with some mist patches possible. A cool night with lows of 5 to 8 degrees and slack winds.
Some sunny spells at first on Thursday but cloud will increase from the Atlantic, bringing outbreaks of rain and drizzle, mainly across Connacht, Ulster and north Leinster, the rain and drizzle will be patchier in Munster and south Leinster. Highs of only 15 to 17 degrees in light westerly winds. It will become dry at first on Thursday night, but in the northwest a band of rain will arrive. Lows of 7 to 11 degrees.
On Friday rain will affect parts of the west and the north during the day, in parts of east Ulster and Leinster it will stay mainly dry until later in the afternoon. The rain will clear away though later in the evening. It will be another fresh day with highs of 15 to 17 degrees.
The unsettled weather will continue into next weekend, with outbreaks of rain on Saturday. Temperatures will recover slightly with afternoon highs of 15 to 19 degrees. It looks like heavier rain will affect much of the country on Sunday.