Ireland today

A cold and windy day is in prospect. There will be sunny intervals and frequent blustery showers. Many of the showers will be wintry and hey will fall as snow at times, particularly over inland regions. Feeling very cold in the fresh to strong west to northwesterly wind.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Ireland tonight

Remaining windy. Blustery showers will persist through the night across more northern counties and some will be wintry with snow in places, mainly over the hills. Further south, the showers will largely die out by midnight. Here will be a widespread frost. Fresh to strong northwesterly winds. Min tem 0-3°C (32-37°F).

Ireland tomorrow

There will be sunshine and scattered showers through the day. Most of the showers will be across more northern and western counties. The showers will be wintry at times with snow in laces, mainly over the hills. Feeling cold. Moderate or fresh northwesterly winds.

Max temp 5-8°C (41-46°F).

Saturday

A cold and windy day with sunny intervals and blustery showers, these most frequent over northern and western counties. Some of the showers will be wintry. Feeling cold in the fresh to strong northerly wind.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Sunday

Sunny spells and isolated wintry showers for many areas. However, northern and western counties will see sunny intervals and more frequent wintry showers. Feeling cold in the moderate or fresh northwesterly wind.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Monday

Mainly cloudy with outbreaks of rain, with sleet or snow for a time over parts of Ulster. Becoming brighter later over more western counties, but with scattered showers. Mainly gentle winds, variable in direction.

Max temp 6-9°C (43-48°F).

Tuesday

Some sunshine, but there will be a scattering of wintry showers, many of these falling as snow. Most of the showers will be over northern and western counties. Feeling cold. Moderate or fresh north to northwesterly winds.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).