It will be windy today
It will be very windy in all areas today, according to Met Eireann, with stormy conditions for a time in western and northern coastal counties as Storm Erik tracks to the north of Ireland. Heavy rain in eastern counties will clear quickly this morning to leave a mix of bright intervals and widespread blustery showers during the day. Highest temperatures of 7 to 10 degrees with gale force southwesterly winds and some damaging gusts in parts of the west and north.
Staying very windy or stormy overnight with widespread showers, merging to longer spells of rain at times. Further damaging wind gusts in places. Minimum temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees in gale force westerly winds.