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Weather.

Today
Cloudy
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TV Forecasts.

Overview.

Leinster

Today

Mist and fog patches largely clearing but possibly lingering in a few areas. Mostly dry today, rather cloudy this morning with a little local drizzle. Cloud breaks developing this afternoon with some sunny spells developing in places but cloudy at times also. Afternoon temperatures of about 13 degrees Celsius in the cloudy areas but 16 degrees Celsius in sunny spells. Moderate southwest winds.

Tonight

Some patchy mist or drizzle overnight but mostly dry and rather cloudy. Overnight lows of about 8 or 9 degrees Celsius in moderate to fresh southerly breezes.

Tomorrow

Breezy and cloudy on Friday morning but mostly dry in fresh and gusty southerly winds. Some rain will develop in northern areas towards noon and will develop in most places for a time in the afternoon, but clearing again in the evening and winds will become moderate southwest to west. Afternoon temperatures of about 11 or 12 degrees Celsius.

National

Today

Mist and fog will lift this morning, but it may stay misty in some western and northwestern parts. Patchy rain will affect parts of the north and northwest at times during the day, but it will be largely dry elsewhere. Rather cloudy overall, but some sunny spells developing in places this afternoon. Maximum temperatures of 11 to 14 degrees Celsius in cloudy areas,16 or 17 where sunny spells develop. Moderate south to southwest breezes will freshen later and will become strong along the northwest coast this evening.

Tonight

Mild, cloudy and breezy tonight, rather windy in the north and west. Some patchy mist and drizzle but many places will be dry. Persistent rain will move into western and northwestern counties towards morning. Overnight lows of about 7 to 9 degrees Celsius in fresh to strong and gusty southerly breezes.

Tomorrow

Breezy and cloudy on Friday morning, with rain becoming widespread through western and northern counties and turning heavy in places, but mostly dry in eastern and southern areas. Some rain will affect eastern and southern areas for a time in the afternoon, while cooler drier conditions with just scattered showers develop in western and northwestern areas and then extend to all parts by early evening with winds becoming moderate southwest to west. Afternoon temperatures of about 9 to 12 degrees Celsius

Outlook

The outlook is for colder weather over the weekend, but there will be a lot of dry bright conditions with frosty nights and mostly settled during the early days of next week also:Friday night: Cold on Friday night with clear periods and well scattered showers in northern and northwestern counties, dry elsewhere with clear periods. Overnight lows of 0 to 3 degrees Celsius and a sharp frost and some mist or fog patches in southern areas.Saturday: A cool, mostly dry and bright day on Saturday with sunny spells and just the very odd shower in northern counties. Winds light and afternoon highs of 8 to 11 degrees Celsius in light breezes. Cold on Saturday night with widespread sharp to severe frost away from northern areas and patchy mist or fog in light winds. Overnight lows will range from -2 to +2 degrees Celsius (coldest in south midlands)Sunday will be rather cool, dry and bright in most places, with frost, mist and fog clearing during the morning. Cloudier in northern counties with some scattered outbreaks of rain developing in these areas during the day. Highs of 8 to 11 degrees Celsius. Some frost on Sunday night in southern counties with temperatures falling to 1 or 2 degrees Celsius, but cloudier skies further north should prevent significant frost, but some patchy mist and fog may form.Monday: A cloudy start in many areas with some showery rain in parts of the north and northeast in the morning. Mostly dry in the afternoon with cloud breaking and some sunny spells developing, best in southern areas. Highs of 10 or 11 degrees Celsius in light variable winds. Tuesday and Wednesday: Mostly dry settled weather with light winds and variable cloud, daytime highs of 11 to 13 degrees Celsius, some frost by night when skiers are clear.

Marine Weather Warnings

Yellow
Gale Warning

South to southwest winds will increase to gale force 8 early tonight on Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Erris Head to Malin Head.

Issued: 21 March 2019 05:00

Yellow
Small Craft Warning

South to southwest winds of force 6 or 7 expected tonight on coasts from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia.
See gale warning

Issued: 21 March 2019 05:00

Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

South-Southwest, 19 Knots, Cloudy, 6 Miles, 1025, Rising slowly

Dublin Airport

West-Southwest, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 10 Miles, 1030, Rising slowly

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

West-Southwest, 12 Knots, Wave ht:0.9 m, The Visibility at Tuskar is less than half a Mile, 1033, Rising slowly

Roches Point Automatic

West-Southwest, 8 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1032, Rising slowly

Sherkin Island Automatic

Southwest, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 5 Miles, 1032, Steady

Valentia Automatic

South-Southwest, 9 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1032, Rising slowly

Mace Head Automatic

Southwest, 17 Knots, Mist, 3 Miles, 1029, Rising slowly

Belmullet Automatic

Southwest, 22 Knots, Recent drizzle, 5 Miles, 1026, Steady

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

Report not available

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

Report not available

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

Report not available

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

South-Southwest, 20 Knots, Gust 35 Knots, Wave ht: 4.8 m, 1024, Rising slowly

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast until 0000 Friday 22 March 2019 issued at 0000 Thursday 21 March 2019.

Meteorological Situation at 2100: High pressure over northern France feeds a moist southwest airflow over Ireland. A cold front, with waves running northwards along it, is approaching from the Atlantic and will come close to the northwest coast for a time early Thursday, before pulling away northwards as a deepening wave develops to the west. The front will finally approach from the Atlantic tomorrow night.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Erris Head to Fair Head

Wind: South to southwest force 4 or 5, but force 6 north of Erris Head at first. Increasing South to southwest force 6 to 8 later Thursday.

Weather: Occasional mist and fog, rain or drizzle at times in northern or western areas

Visibility: Moderate or poor. Good in places.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea

Wind: Southwest force 4 or 5. Increasing force 5 to 6 later Thursday

Weather: Occasional mist and fog, rain or drizzle at times in northern or western areas

Visibility: Moderate or poor. Good in places.

Warning of heavy swell: on some northern coasts overnight

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0000 Saturday 23 March 2019: Gale occasionally strong gale force south to southwest winds along western and northern coasts and strong and gusty elsewhere tomorrow night with rain spreading eastwards clearing to scattered showers and fresh westerly winds later.

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