Weather forecast from Met Eireann for the coming days
The weather forecast from Met Eireann for the coming days says that a mainly southerly airflow looks likely to persist over Ireland through much of the coming week bringing somewhat milder than average temperatures for the time of year however there will be some rain in the coming days.
The weather forecast from Met Eireann for Tuesday says that outbreaks of rain, drizzle and mist will affect the western half of the country in the morning but it will be a brighter and drier start in the east. The rain will spread further east during the afternoon but it will become lighter and patchier and a few limited bright or sunny spells will occur through the course of the day. Increasingly mild with highest temperatures of 10 to 13 degrees in a moderate or fresh southwesterly breeze but strong at times along Atlantic coasts.
The weather forecast from Met Eireann for Tuesday night says that scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle will become increasingly confined to western and northern areas overnight, but it will remain cloudy in most places, with patches of mist and fog. Lows of 7 to 10 degrees Celsius in moderate southerly breezes, fresh to strong and gusty at the coasts.
The weather forecast from Met Eireann is for a mostly cloudy day on Wednesday, but with a good deal of dry weather overall - just a few patches of light rain and drizzle, mainly in Atlantic coastal counties. Some limited bright or sunny interludes are possible during the afternoon. A mild and breezy day with top temperatures of 11 to 13 degrees in mostly moderate south to southwest breezes, fresh to strong and gusty at the coasts. Mostly dry on Wednesday night and frost free with lowest temperatures of 6 to 8 degrees in moderate southeasterly breezes.
The weather forecast from Met Eireann states that Thursday will be a dry day countrywide, with variable cloud amounts and sunshine. The best of the sunny intervals will occur in the east and south of the country. Top temperatures of 10 to 13 degrees in moderate southeasterly breezes. Mostly dry on Thursday night. Lows of 4 to 6 degrees under clear spells in the east and north. Cloudier further west and south with lows of 7 to 9 degrees.
The weather forecast from Met Eireann for Friday states that current indications suggest a cold front will track eastwards over the country on Friday bringing outbreaks of rain to most areas during the day. A clearance to sunny spells and just isolated showers will follow into the west during the afternoon. Top temperatures of 9 to 12 degrees. Fresh and gusty southeasterly winds veering southwest and moderating with the clearance. A cooler night than previous nights will follow on Friday night with lows of 1 to 4 degrees with a risk of frost in the east and north.
The weather forecast states that current indications for the weekend are a little uncertain at this stage. At present, it looks as though Saturday will see cloud gradually increasing from the west with a spell of rain extending eastwards over the country on Saturday night, followed by sunny spells and showers on Sunday. Daytime temperatures returning closer to average for the time of year at 7 to 10 degrees.