Sunny today with rain later
There will be a lot of dry weather today with sunny spells and scattered showers, says Met Eireann. However, it will stay dull in the southwest with further outbreaks of rain and this will extend to all parts again this evening and early tonight. Maximum temperatures 9 to 12 degrees, with fresh to strong west to southwest winds at first, veering westerly and decreasing moderate to fresh.
Tonight, rain will be widespread for a time. Clearer conditions with scattered showers will extend from the northwest, reaching the northern half of the country by morning. Minimum temperatures 3 to 7 degrees, in fresh and gusty westerly winds, strong along Atlantic coasts.