Ireland today

A windy or very windy day, especially across the east early on. The last of the overnight rain will clear eastwards, leaving sunny spells and blustery showers. These will be most frequent across the north and west and may produce hail and the odd rumble of thunder, as well as snow on hills. Near gale to gale force westerly winds, easing later.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Ireland tonight

A chilly night with clear spells and just a few showers. These will be mostly across the north and west before midnight and will largely fade away during the early hours. Moderate to fresh north-westerly winds.

Min temp -1 to 2°C (30-36°F).

Ireland tomorrow

A mostly dry and fine start with some early sunshine, particularly in the east. However, cloud will thicken with spells of light rain moving in. Increasingly windy with freshening south or south-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Saturday

Mainly cloudy, wet and windy with outbreaks of rain, some heavy, although the rain will ease across most parts through the late afternoon. Milder. Fresh to strong south-westerly winds.

Max temp 9-12°C (48-54°F).

Sunday

Windy and unsettled with spells of heavy and persistent rain pushing in from the west. Fresh to strong south-westerly winds.

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Monday

A chillier day with sunny intervals and showers, some heavy with hail and falling as sleet and snow over high ground. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds.

Max temp 5-8°C (41-46°F).

Tuesday

Some sunshine, but also further showers, which could be heavy. Breezy with moderate to fresh north-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).