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Friday, April 2008:26 AM
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TV Forecasts.

Overview.

Munster

Today

Today will be dry and bright, with mist and fog patches clearing gradually during the morning. Good sunshine will develop in most parts, but there is a slight risk of fog lingering along the south coast. Maximum temperatures 15 to 17 Celsius, in light southwesterly or variable breezes for a time, but sea breezes will develop during the day and coastal areas will be cooler.

Tonight

Tonight will be dry, with long clear spells, but mist or fog patches will develop. Minimum temperatures 1 to 4 Celsius, in light southerly or variable breezes.

Tomorrow

Saturday will be mainly dry and bright, with any mist or fog patches clearing during the morning, but there is a risk of fog lingering along parts of the south coast. There will be some sunny spells in most areas at first, but cloud will increase gradually from the Atlantic, bringing outbreasks of rain and drizzle to western coastal areas in the evening. Maximum temperatures 15 to 17 Celsius inland, but cooler on the coast with light to moderate southerly winds.

National

Today

Patches of mist and fog will clear this morning and today will be mainly dry and bright, with good sunshine developing in most areas. However, a few isolated light showers may occur in parts of the west and north. There is also a slight risk of sea fog lingering along parts of the southeast coast. Maximum temperatures 13 to 17 Celsius, warmest in inland parts of the south and east. Winds mostly light, southwesterly or variable, with sea breezes developing along coasts.

Tonight

Tonight will be dry, with long clear intervals in many areas. In slack winds, patches of mist and fog will develop, especially in coastal counties of the south and southeast. Minimum temperatures 1 to 4 Celsius, with a touch of grass frost possible in places.

Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Saturday, will be dry in most areas, with mist and fog clearing during the morning, though possibly lingering on parts of the east and south coasts during the day. Most areas will have good sunny spells, but cloud will increase from the Atlantic, bringing outbreaks of rain to western coasts of Connacht in the afternoon, extending slowly inland across Atlantic coastal counties during the evening. Maximum temperatures will range from 11 to 13 degrees in Atlantic coastal areas, 15 to 18 Celsius elsewhere. Winds mostly light southerly, freshening along Atlantic coasts.

Outlook

Headline: The weather over the coming week will be changeable and unsettled, but rainfall amounts will be well below normal in the east and south. Relatively cool also, but no significant frost expected.Saturday night: Mostly cloudy, with outbreaks of rain extending from the west to all parts. Drier conditions, with scattered showers, will follow from the Atlantic later, reaching the east coast in the early morning. Min. 6 to 8 Celsius, in moderate southerly winds, veering southwesterly.Sunday: Quite cool and fresh, with a mix of bright or sunny spells and scattered showers, most of the showers in the west and north. Max. 11 to 14 Celsius, in moderate to fresh southwesterly winds. Overnight minima 6 to 8 Celsius.Monday: Mostly cloudy or overcast, with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle, but overall amounts will be small and dry spells will occur also. Max. 11 to 14 Celsius, in moderate to fresh, west to southwest winds. Mild overnight, with clearer conditions extending from the Atlantic.Tuesday and Wednesday: Quite cool, with a bright or sunny spells and scattered showers, most of the showers in Ulster, Connacht and west Munster. Max. 12 to 14 Celsius generally, but up to 15 degrees in southern coastal counties on Tuesday. Both days will be breezy, with moderate to fresh winds, west to southwest in direction on Tuesday, veering westerly by Wednesday. Mild on Tuesday night, but cold on Wednesday night with minimum temperatures of 1 to 4 Celsius. Thursday onwards: Changeable weather continuing, with some rain at times, but amounts small and there will be good dry, bright intervals. Quite cool.

Marine Weather Warnings

Yellow
Small Craft Warning

Southerly winds will continue to reach force 6 or higher this evening/early tonight on all Irish coasts.
South to Southwest winds will continue to reach force 6 at times later tonight and for a time tomorrow on coasts from Loop Head to Slyne Head to Erris head.

Issued: 18 April 2018 16:00

Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

South-Southwest, 11 Knots, Fair, 5 Miles, 1022, Steady

Dublin Airport

West, 7 Knots, Fine, 16 Miles, 1024, Steady

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

West, 7 Knots, Wave ht: 1.4 m, The Visibility at Tuskar is less than half a Mile, 1025, Steady

Roches Point Automatic

West-Northwest, 6 Knots, Light rain, Less than 0.1 Miles, 1025, Steady

Sherkin Island Automatic

South, 6 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1025, Falling slowly

Valentia Automatic

South, 6 Knots, Cloudy, 7 Miles, 1024, Steady

Mace Head Automatic

South-Southwest, 12 Knots, Mist, 3 Miles, 1023, Steady

Belmullet Automatic

South-Southwest, 15 Knots, Cloudy, 5 Miles, 1021, Falling slowly

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

West-Northwest, 8 Knots, Wave ht:0.6 m, 1024, Steady

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

South-Southwest, 8 Knots, Wave ht: 2.5 m, 1025, Falling slowly

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

Southwest, 16 Knots, Wave height not available, 1020, Steady

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

Southwest, 18 Knots, Wave ht: 2.8 m, 1020, ?

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast until 0500 Saturday 21 April 2018 issued at 0500 Friday 20 April 2018.

Meteorological Situation at 0300: An extensive area of high pressure, extending from the south and southwest of Ireland across much of continental Europe, is generating a light and variable airflow over Ireland.

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

Wind: Westerly or variable, force 2 to 4, becoming southerly or variable today, force 2 to 4, with sea breezes developing, becoming south to southeasterly or variable tonight, force 3 or less.

Weather: Areas of mist and fog, mainly in the south and east. A few scattered showers today in the west and north. Otherwise fair.

Visibility: Moderate to poor in mist and fog. Otherwise good.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Mizen head to Loop Head to Erris Head

Wind: Mainly south to southwest, force 3 or 4, backing southerly this evening, force 3 or 4, later increasing force 4 or 5.

Weather: Areas of mist and fog, mainly in the south and east. A few scattered showers today in the west and north. Otherwise fair.

Visibility: Moderate to poor in mist and fog. Otherwise good.

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

Wind: South to southwest, force 4 or 5, veering southwest to west, force 4 this afternoon, backing southerly, force 4, early tonight, later backing south to southeast, force 4 to 6, strongest in the northwest.

Weather: Areas of mist and fog, mainly in the south and east. A few scattered showers today in the west and north. Otherwise fair.

Visibility: Moderate to poor in mist and fog. Otherwise good.

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0500 Sunday 22 April 2018: Winds mainly light variable or southeasterly in southern and eastern sea areas, increasing moderate southerly early Saturday night and veering southwesterly overnight. Elsewhere, southerly winds will increase fresh to strong on Saturday, veering southwesterly overnight. Mainly fair at first, apart from mist and fog patches in the southeast and east. Rain will extend from the Atlantic later Saturday and Saturday night. Drier conditions, with scattered showers, will follow.

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