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Today Thursday 7°C Partly cloudy 21km/h NW
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TV Forecasts.

Overview.

Leinster

Today

It will be mostly dry and bright today, with sunny spells and just the odd isolated shower. Cold though, with highest afternoon temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees, in moderate to fresh northwesterly winds, easing and backing westerly by evening.

Tonight

Dry, clear and cold at first tonight, with frost and icy patches returning soon after dark. Cloud and temperatures will increase overnight and outbreaks of rain will move in from the west, spreading to all areas by morning. Lowest temperatures of minus 1 to plus 2 degrees, occurring early in the night. Light to moderate south to southwest winds will freshen by morning, becoming strong near coasts.

Tomorrow

Friday will be a cloudy and wet day, with outbreaks of rain continuing for most of the day and turning heavy at times. Noticeably milder than recent days however, with highest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees. Southeasterly winds veering south to southwest in the afternoon will be mostly moderate, but fresh to strong and gusty near coasts.

National

Today

Most places will be dry and bright with sunny spells, but scattered heavy showers will continue to affect parts of the north and northeast and some will be wintry. Cold, with highest afternoon temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees Celsius, in moderate to fresh northwest winds decreasing through the afternoon.

Tonight

Mostly dry, clear and cold this evening and early tonight, with some frost returning for a time in some central and northern areas. But thickening cloud will bring a rise in temperatures, as rain moves in to the west and southwest and extends to most areas by morning. Remaining cold in northern areas, where there may be some falls of sleet or hill snow. Lowest temperatures of - 1 to + 2 degrees Celsius will occur early in the night. South to southeasterly winds will also increase, becoming strong near coasts later.

Tomorrow

Friday will be a cloudy with rain extending countrywide during the morning, with some heavy falls in the west and south. Milder than recent days in many areas with afternoon temperatures ranging 7 to 11 degrees Celsius generally, but cold in Ulster until later in the evening and breezy.

Outlook

Continued unsettled conditions with cold, wet and windy weather at times. Friday night: Staying mild after dark with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle. The rain will turn heavy and persistent for a time overnight, before clearing eastwards towards morning, followed by clearer and much colder conditions. Southerly winds will veer southwesterly and become fresh to strong and gusty. Lowest temperatures of 1 to 3 degrees, occurring near dawn. Saturday: Saturday will be a cold and windy day with widespread showers and coastal gales. Showers will be mainly confined to the west and south during the morning, but will become widespread as the day goes on, and will be a mix of rain, hail, sleet and possibly snow. There will also be a risk of thunder. Daytime temperatures of just 3 to 6 degrees, in strong and gusty southwesterly winds. Saturday night: Widespread wintry showers continuing early on Saturday night. Persisting across northern areas overnight, but becoming more isolated elsewhere with clear spells developing. Lowest temperatures of 2 to 4 degrees, in strong and gusty southwest to west winds. Sunday: There will be bright spells and further wintry showers on Sunday. More persistent rain will affect south Munster and south Leinster, possibly turning to sleet or snow on higher ground. Cold, with highest afternoon temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees. Strong southwesterly winds in the northwest at first, easing by evening. Sunday night: Sunday night will be cold and dry across much of the country, with scattered showers mainly in the west and northwest, turning wintry at times. Lowest temperatures of -1 to +2 degrees, in moderate west to southwest winds. Monday: Monday will be a cold day with sunny spells and scattered showers, turning wintry at times. Highest afternoon temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees, in moderate to fresh and gusty westerly breezes.

National Weather Warnings

Orange
Wind Warning for Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo

Some severe winds expected during Saturday associated with Storm Jorge (Hor-hay).
Southwest quickly veering west and later northwest will reach mean speeds of 65 to 80km/h with gusts of 110 to 130km/h, possibly higher in very exposed areas with an elevated risk of coastal flooding.

Issued: 27 February 2020 11:00

Validity: 29 February 2020 12:00 to 1 March 2020 03:00

Orange
Wind Warning for Galway, Mayo, Clare and Kerry

Some severe winds expected during Saturday associated with Storm Jorge (Hor-hay). Southwest quickly veering west and later northwest will reach mean speeds of 65 to 80km/h with gusts of 110 to 130km/h, possibly higher in very exposed areas with an elevated risk of coastal flooding.

Issued: 27 February 2020 11:00

Validity: 29 February 2020 06:00 to 1 March 2020 03:00

Yellow
Wind Warning for Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan, Roscommon, Cork, Limerick, Tipperary and Waterford

A band of very strong winds, associated with storm Jorge (Hor-hay) will extend across the country during Saturday morning and persist through the rest of the day and into the night.
Southwest veering westerly winds of mean speeds 50 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110km/h expected.

Issued: 27 February 2020 13:39

Validity: 29 February 2020 09:00 to 1 March 2020 03:00

Yellow
Rainfall Warning for Munster, Connacht and Donegal

Rainfall accumulations of 20 to 30mm expected during Friday and Saturday generally but 40 to 50 mm in parts of Kerry, with a continuing risk of flooding due to already saturated ground and elevated river levels.

Issued: 27 February 2020 11:00

Validity: 28 February 2020 00:01 to 29 February 2020 23:59

Marine Weather Warnings

Yellow
Small Craft Warning

South to southeast winds will increase to force 6 or 7 tonight on all coasts of Ireland, veering southwesterly Friday morning.

Issued: 27 February 2020 12:00

Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

West, 13 Knots, Gust 34 Knots, Recent rain, 8 Miles, 1003, Rising

Dublin Airport

West, 16 Knots, Fine, 26 Miles, 1006, Rising

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

Northwest, 13 Knots, Wave ht: 1.6 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1010, Rising rapidly

Roches Point Automatic

North-Northwest, 13 Knots, Fair, 18 Miles, 1010, Rising

Sherkin Island Automatic

West-Southwest, 7 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1011, Rising

Valentia Automatic

West-Northwest, 7 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1011, Rising

Mace Head Automatic

West-Northwest, 14 Knots, Gust 25 Knots, Fair, 13 Miles, 1009, Rising

Belmullet Automatic

West, 10 Knots, Recent drizzle, 12 Miles, 1007, Rising

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

West-Northwest, 16 Knots, Wave ht: 1.3 m, 1005, Rising

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

Report not available

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

West-Northwest, 16 Knots, Wave ht: 4 m, Pressure not available, Pressure tendency not available

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

Report not available

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast until 1200 Friday 28 February 2020. Issued at 1200 Thursday 27 February 2020.

Meteorological Situation at 0900: An unstable northwest airflow is weakening and backing as a transient weak ridge moves east over Ireland later today. An active frontal system will follow quickly from the southwest and move up over the country overnight and on Friday morning.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Rossan point to Carlingford Lough to Wicklow Head and the Irish Sea

Wind: West to northwest force 5 and gusty occasionally force 6 at first off the northeast coast. Decreasing west force 3 or 4 for a time. Increasing south to southeast force 6 or 7 overnight.

Weather:

Visibility:

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Wicklow Head to Mizen Head to Rossan Point

Wind: West to northwest force 3 to 5 slackest in the southwest. Backing west to southwest force 3 or 4. Increasing south to southeast force 5 or 6 tonight, occasionally force 7. Veering southwest force 6 or 7 and gusty Friday morning.

Weather:

Visibility:

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 1200 Saturday 29 February 2020: Strong mostly southwest or south winds will increase southwest to west gale force 8 to storm force 10 and squally by Saturday morning with heavy rain or heavy showers.

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