National Forecast 27 Jun 2017 - 17:00

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Today 27 Jun 2017 - 16:48

This evening will see some further sunny spells with a few showers, the showers most frequent in the north and northwest of the country with the risk of a locally heavy thundery burst here, elsewhere there will be a good deal of dry weather. Winds mostly light to moderate south to southwest or variable in direction


Largely dry tonight apart from an isolated shower, with some clear spells developing. However a band of rain is expected to reach eastern coastal parts towards dawn. Some mist and fog patches will form under slack winds. Lowest temperatures of 9 to 12 Celsius.


Dry at first in many areas, however rain along eastern coastal parts will gradually move across the country during the course of the day. The rain persistent and heavy at times, but parts of the southwest may hold dry until evening time. Highest temperatures of 14 to 19 degrees in mostly light to moderate easterly or variable breezes.


Thursday: For the western half of the country the bulk of the day will be dry and bright with good sunshine. However showery rain will affect many parts of Leinster and east Ulster through the course of the day. Highest temperatures of 15 to 17 degrees. Winds moderate to fresh northerly in direction

Friday: Mainly dry and bright with good sunshine and a few showers with moderate northwest winds for most of the day. Highest temperatures of 14 to 16 degrees.

Saturday: After a bright early morning, it'll quickly cloud-over and outbreaks of rain will then spread from the west through the day (overall rainfall will be light). Fairly windy again, the wind direction westerly. Highs of 15 to 18 degrees.

Sunday: A few showers but mostly dry. Fresh and windy again with highs of 14 to 17 degrees.