Rather cloudy and mostly dry but a few showers affecting the east and south this evening.
Tonight will be mostly dry apart from outbreaks of rain over the southwest and just the odd shower in the north. Staying rather cloudy over the southwest with lowest temperatures of around 3 to 6 degrees there but elsewhere some clear spells will develop and lowest temperatures falling to between -1 and +3 degrees with some frost. East to southeast breezes will remain light to moderate, but fresh near south and southeast coasts.
Tomorrow, Sunday will be mostly dry with some sunny spells and just some spots of rain or drizzle over the southwest. Staying cold with top temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees but 9 or 10 degrees near south and southeast coasts in a mostly moderate east to southeast breeze.
3 Day Outlook
Sunday night will be cold and dry with clear spells. Frost and some patches of mist or fog will develop in many areas, though much of Munster will be breezier and frost free. Lowest temperatures of 0 to 2 degrees for much of the country and between 2 and 6 degrees in Munster.
Monday will start off mainly dry with some sunshine in the east and north. It will be cloudier in the south and west with rain developing in the southwest by noon and gradually spreading northwards through the afternoon and evening. Highest temperatures of 6 to 11 degrees with light to moderate east to southeast breezes. Monday night will be mild with outbreaks of rain and drizzle.
Early on Tuesday, persistent rain will develop in the west and will spread across the country. It will continue on Tuesday night. The rain will be heavy at times, especially over the western half of the country. Highest temperatures of 12 to 14 degrees with moderate south to southeast breezes.
On Wednesday, the rain will continue for a time, but will clear to the east. However, it looks like a band of heavy rain will follow on Wednesday night. Highest temperatures of 12 to 14 degrees with moderate southerly breezes.
The weather will continue mild and unsettled for the rest of the week with bands of rain crossing the country along with strong winds at times.