Regional Forecast

Connacht

Updated at 12 Dec 2017 - 16:00

Today

Showers in the west will spread to many areas this evening. Staying cold with moderate to fresh winds becoming west to northwest.

Tonight

Cold early tonight, with clear spells and also some frost in places. But scattered showers in Atlantic coastal counties will become widespread overnight, some of them heavy, with hail and sleet. Windy later, with moderate to fresh west to southwest winds, increasing fresh to strong. Lowest temperatures 1 to 4 C..

Tomorrow

Tomorrow, will be a cold, blustery, showery day, with occasional bright spells. Showers will be fairly widespread, many heavy and some prolonged. Some will fall as hail or sleet or possibly snow, with a few thunderstorms likely. Top temperatures 5 to 7 C. Westerly winds will be strong and gusty and up to gale force along coasts.