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29 Sept 2022

WEATHER IRELAND: Big change coming in the weather as Met Eireann forecast heavy rain on the way

Met Eireann weather forecast for Ireland for the coming days

WEATHER IRELAND: Big change coming in the weather as Met Eireann forecast heavy rain on the way

A big change is coming in the weather with Met Eireann forecasting heavy rain for parts of Ireland in the coming days.

According to the latest Met Eireann weather forecast for Ireland, rain will extend to most of the country on Thursday morning and will turn heavy in places. 

However after a wet day on Thursday, the weather will turn more settled again over the weekend with just passing showers forecast for Saturday.

The weather forecast for Ireland for Wednesday from Met Eireann is for a mostly cloudy and humid day with some sunny spells to start the day. Occasional outbreaks of rain and drizzle will develop, most persistent in Atlantic coastal counties with long dry periods elsewhere. Highest temperatures of 17 to 19 or 20 degrees. Turning breezy as southerly winds increase moderate to fresh.

Becoming rather breezy on Wednesday night with rain developing in Atlantic coastal counties. It will be dry elsewhere for most of the night but towards dawn on Thursday, rain will begin to edge in from the west. Mild and humid with minimum temperatures of 12 to 15 degrees in fresh to strong south or southwest winds.

According to the latest Met Eireann weather forecast for Ireland, rain will extend to most of the country on Thursday morning, turning heavy in places. Drier and brighter weather will develop in the west and northwest by afternoon, but it will remain cloudy and wet elsewhere with further outbreaks of rain. The rain will become confined to the southeast by evening time with drier conditions elsewhere. Highest temperatures of 14 to 17 degrees with fresh southwest winds, veering northwest and easing.

Any lingering rain in the southeast will clear on Thursday night and it will be dry across most of the country with clear spells and some fog patches. Lowest temperatures generally of 7 to 12 degrees with moderate northerly winds.

According to Met Eireann, any fog patches will clear on Friday morning to leave a dry and bright day with sunny spells. Many areas will have a dry day, but a few showers will develop, primarily across the west and north of the country. Maximum temperatures ranging from 14 to 18 degrees in a moderate northwest breeze. Largely dry overnight with clear spells. There will be a few showers, mainly affecting Atlantic coastal areas. Lowest temperatures of 6 to 9 degrees in light northwest winds.

According to the latest Met Eireann weather forecast, Saturday looks set to be a fresh and bright day with sunny spells and just a few passing showers. Highest temperatures will range from 14 to 17 degrees in moderate northerly breezes. Dry overnight with some mist or fog patches forming under mostly clear skies. Turning cold with lowest temperatures of 3 to 6 degrees in light variable breezes.

Another largely dry day is forecast for Sunday but rain is expected to develop in the northwest later in the day. Maximum temperatures of 13 to 16 degrees.

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