Inland Lakes Forecast

Forecast for Inland Lakes issued at 1330 Tue 27 Jun 2017

Meteorological Situation at 0900: Low pressure of near 1000hPa is positioned near the west coast and feeds a slack, mainly southerly air-flow across the country. The flow will become cyclonic, variable later today as the low pressure system moves over land.

Forecast for Lough Derg for daylight hours today:

Wind:
Mainly south to southwest force 2 or 3, occasionally reaching force 4 this afternoon.

Weather:
Scattered showers.

Visibility:
Moderate to good.

Winds overnight:
Westerly or variable force 3 or less.

Outlook:
Light variable winds, becoming northeasterly later. Showery rain gradually moving in from the east.

Forecast for Lough Ree for daylight hours today:

Wind:
Mainly south to southwest force 2 or 3, occasionally reaching force 4 this afternoon.

Weather:
Scattered showers.

Visibility:
Moderate to good.

Winds overnight:
Westerly or variable force 3 or less.

Outlook:
Light variable winds, becoming northeasterly later. Showery rain developing.

Forecast for Lough Corrib and Lough Mask for daylight hours today:

Wind:
Mainly south to southwest force 2 or 3, occasionally reaching force 4 this afternoon.

Weather:
Scattered showers.

Visibility:
Moderate to good.

Winds overnight:
Westerly or variable force 3 or less.

Outlook:
Light variable winds, becoming northeasterly later. Showery rain gradually moving in from the east.

Forecast for Lough Key and Lough Allen for daylight hours today:

Wind:
Variable force 3 or less.

Weather:
Scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms.

Visibility:
Moderate to good.

Winds overnight:
Variable force 3 or less.

Outlook:
Light variable winds, becoming northeasterly later. Showery rain gradually moving in from the east.