Data supplied by Met Éireann
Today and Tomorrow's forecast
Further heavy showers in places but becoming generally dry overnight with clear spells.
Rather cold with lowest temperatures around zero with ground frost and some icy stretches.
Saturday 25 February
Friday: A dry start for most with sunny spells. Cloudy weather with scattered outbreaks of rain will spread eastwards during the morning and early afternoon. Fog patches developing also with poor visibility.
Temperatures will rise to between 7 and 10 degrees in freshening southwesterly winds.
Headline: Very changeable and unsettled weather continuing over the weekend and throughout next week also. Turning cooler also.
Friday night will be mild, misty and mostly cloudy, with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle, turning heavy in western areas by morning. becoming windy with strong southerly winds and overnight lows of 6 to 8 degrees Celsius.
Saturday: Wet and windy on Saturday morning and into the afternoon with strong and gusty southerly winds and rain in all areas, heavy at times. Brighter, less windy conditions, with sunny spells and just a few scattered showers, will follow eastwards later in the afternoon and early evening. Top temperatures 10 to 12 Celsius.
Saturday night will be cold, for a time, with minima of 2 to 5 Celsius and a patchy frost in places, but freshening southerly winds and increasing cloud from the Atlantic, should bring a rise in temperatures later in the night.
Sunday: Windy and mostly cloudy. A few bright spells in eastern areas at first but rain, in western and northwest areas in the morning will spread to eastern areas in the afternoon and winds will increase strong and gusty southerly. Top temperatures 10 or 11 degrees Celsius. But colder, drier, less windy weather will follow overnight, with scattered showers, some wintry in western areas. Lowest temperatures zero or -1 C., with frost and some icy patches developing before dawn.
Further Outlook: Early indications suggest that the early days of next week will be cold and changeable, with rain or wintry showers at times. Cold and frosty at night too, with some icy patches in places.
Report issued:23/02/2017 22:09