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Today and Tomorrow's forecast
Thursday 23 October
Mild and breezy today. Scattered outbreaks of light rain or drizzle, will become persistent and more widespread this afternoon and evening. Mostly cloudy, but there will be a few bright or sunny spells too. Top temperatures of 13 to 16 C., in fresh southwesterly winds.
The rain and low cloud will clear away to the southeast early tonight. Long dry, clear spells will develop, with just scattered showers. Much cooler than of late, lowest temperatures 5 to 8 C., in moderate to fresh west to southwest winds.
Friday 24 October
Friday: A bright, fresh, breezy day with sunny spells and scattered showers, a few heavy. Top temperatures 10 to 13 maybe 14 C., in moderate to fresh southwesterly winds.
Headline : Weather fronts will track near or over Ireland over the Bank Holiday weekend giving windy and quite cloudy weather generally with scattered outbreaks of rain. Some heavy rain is possible in particular in the northwest but some good dry spells are likely for Munster and Leinster.
Cool and windy Friday night with heavy showers in the west and north and dry weather elsewhere. Lowest temperatures 5 to 8 degrees.
Saturday: A fresh, windy day with sunny spells and in the west and north some passing showers. Highest temperatures of 12 to 15 degrees in fresh to strong southwesterly winds gusting to gale force in exposed areas.
Sunday: The winds easing a little for Sunday and feeling a little milder. After a generally dry start heavy rain will develop over parts of Connacht and Ulster with temperatures here of about 12 or 13 degrees. Mostly dry elsewhere with some sunny spells and highs of 14 or 15 degrees C.
Monday: Mild and cloudy on Monday with scattered outbreaks of rain, heavy and persistent in places. Temperatures of 13 to 15 degrees in fresh southwesterly winds.
Next week: Changeable.
Report issued:23/10/2014 08:54