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Today
Cloudy
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3 December Thursday 4°C Cloudy 14km/h W
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TV Forecasts

Overview

Leinster

Today

Today will be cloudy and dry apart from some isolated patches of drizzle, and some bright or sunny intervals will develop at times. Highest temperatures of 8 to 11 degrees with light to moderate westerly breezes.

Tonight

Tonight will be cloudy and mostly dry at first, but outbreaks of rain will move southeastwards over Leinster overnight. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 6 degrees with light to moderate west to southwest winds.

Tomorrow

Cloud and outbreaks of rain will clear from south and east Leinster early tomorrow morning. It will be mostly dry with sunny spells through the morning and afternoon, but showers will develop later in the afternoon and into the evening. It will be a cold and breezy day with afternoon temperatures of just 5 to 7 degrees, in moderate to fresh and gusty westerly winds.

National

Today

Today will be cloudy and dry apart from some isolated patches of drizzle, and some bright or sunny intervals will develop at times. Highest temperatures of 8 to 11 degrees with light to moderate westerly breezes.

Tonight

Tonight will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain moving southeastwards over the country. Some clear spells and scattered showers will follow in the northwest later. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees with light to moderate west to southwest winds.

Tomorrow

Tomorrow morning, cloud and rain will clear from the southeast. There will then be sunny spells and showers for the rest of the day, mainly in Connacht and Ulster during the morning and early afternoon before spreading to all areas later. Some showers will be heavy, especially in the northwest, and there will be a risk of hail. It will be a cold and breezy day with afternoon temperatures of just 5 to 8 degrees, in moderate to fresh and gusty westerly winds.

Outlook

Outlook: Becoming much cooler and unsettled for the second half of the week with blustery showers bringing a wintry mix at times with some hard night time frosts. Tuesday night will be mostly cloudy with rain and drizzle moving southeastwards across the country. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees in a mostly light west to southwest breeze. On Wednesday morning, rain and drizzle will clear from the southeast. Sunny spells and showers, mainly affecting the western half of the country during the day. Best afternoon temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees but become noticeably colder as the afternoon progresses in moderate to fresh westerly winds. On Wednesday night, showers will continue and extend further east, some heavy and with hail. Some showers may merge to give longer spells of rain in the southwest overnight. Parts of the north and east could see frost developing before morning as temperatures drop to between +1 and +5 degrees in light to moderate southwest breezes. Thursday will be very cold with widespread heavy showers or longer spells of rain. During the afternoon some thundery showers are possible, which may bring the risk of hail with some becoming wintry over higher ground in the west. Brighter conditions will develop in the east. Highest temperatures of just 2 to 5 degrees in a light to moderate west to northwest breeze. On Thursday night, wintry showers will mostly retreat to western coastal counties. Many areas will be dry with clear spells and a sharp ground frost, leading to some icy patches. Lowest temperatures of -4 to -1 degrees with a hard frost expected in Ulster and Leinster. Lows of 0 to +3 degrees expected elsewhere with a slight risk of frost. Friday will continue cold with widespread heavy showers. Some of the showers will be wintry with a risk of hail and isolated thunderstorms. Moderate to fresh and gusty north to northwest winds will be strong at times along west and north coasts. Highest temperatures of 3 to 5 degrees. On Friday night, there'll be further showers, but clear spells also and with a slight frost possible in sheltered places. Lowest temperatures of 0 to +5 degrees in moderate to fresh northerly winds. Saturday will continue cool with sunshine and showers, heaviest and most frequent along northern and western coasts with the risk of hail and isolated thunderstorms continuing. Highest temperatures of 5 to 9 degrees with fresh and gusty northerly winds in the morning, easing through the afternoon. Saturday night will be cool with a slight ground frost possible. Lowest temperatures of 0 to +6 degrees. Sunday will bring sunshine and some further showers. It will be cold with highest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees and with a hard frost returning at night. Further Outlook: Remaining cool and generally unsettled over the early days of next week.

Weather Advisories

Yellow
Weather Advisory for Ireland

Much colder for the rest of the week, with sharp to severe frosts and icy stretches. Some wintry showers too.

Issued: 1 December 2020 09:00

Validity: 2 December 2020 16:00 to 4 December 2020 23:59

Yellow
Weather Advisory for Ireland

Much colder for the rest of the week, with sharp to severe frosts and icy stretches. Some wintry showers too.

Issued: 1 December 2020 09:00

Validity: 2 December 2020 16:00 to 4 December 2020 23:59

Marine Weather Warnings

Yellow
Small Craft Warning

West to northwest winds will reach force 6 or higher tonight (Tuesday night) on Irish coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Fair Head.

Issued: 1 December 2020 05:00

Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

Southwest, 11 Knots, Cloudy, 12 Miles, 1027, Falling slowly

Dublin Airport

West, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 13 Miles, 1029, Steady

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

North, 12 Knots, Wave ht: 1.2 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1029, Steady

Roches Point Automatic

Northwest, 8 Knots, Cloudy, 26 Miles, 1029, Steady

Sherkin Island Automatic

West-Northwest, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 24 Miles, 1030, Steady

Valentia Automatic

North-Northwest, 5 Knots, Mist, 1.4 Miles, 1030, Steady

Mace Head Automatic

West-Northwest, 13 Knots, Rain shower, 1.5 Miles, 1029, Steady

Belmullet Automatic

West, 7 Knots, Cloudy, 7 Miles, 1029, Steady

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

North-Northwest, 11 Knots, Wave height not available, 1028, Rising slowly

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

North-Northwest, 14 Knots, Wave ht: 2.4 m, 1030, Steady

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

West-Southwest, 17 Knots, Wave ht: 2.4 m, 1027, Falling slowly

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

West-Southwest, 13 Knots, Wave ht: 2.3 m, 1030, Falling slowly

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast until 0600 Wednesday 2 December 2020. Issued at 0600 Tuesday 1 December 2020.

Meteorological Situation at 0300: An anticyclone of 1035 hPa southwest of Ireland maintains a moderate northwesterly airflow over the country. A warm front will move eastwards over the country today.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Slyne Head to Malin Head to Fair Head

Wind: Southwest to west force 4 or 5. Later increasing force 5 or 6 and gusty, occasionally reaching force 7.

Weather: Cloudy with isolated patches of rain, drizzle and mist. More frequent outbreaks of rain developing later, clearing to scattered showers on Wednesday morning.

Visibility: Moderate or poor in precipitation and mist.

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

Wind: West to northwest force 2 to 4 imminent. Later increasing force 4 to 6 and gusty.

Weather: Cloudy with isolated patches of rain, drizzle and mist. More frequent outbreaks of rain developing later.

Visibility: Moderate or poor in precipitation and mist.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0600 Thursday 3 December 2020: Strong to near gale force westerly winds developing in the west and north, extending to all areas during Wednesday. Weather: Scattered showers in the north and west becoming widespread, some showers heavy and thundery with a risk of hail.

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