Connacht today

Cold, breezy and unsettled with wintry showers, some of which will be heavy and give the risk of the odd rumble of thunder. Some of the showers will fall as snow even to low levels, especially early on in the day. Feeling very cold in the brisk westerly winds.

Max temp 2-5°C (36-41°F).

Connacht tomorrow

Another cold day with showers, some of these heavy with the risk of thunder, especially in the west. The showers will be wintry for a time with snow possible even down to low levels, but they should turn to rain or hail by midday. Fresh west to north-westerly winds.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Wednesday

A bright day with a few showers, these easing through the afternoon though. Moderate north-westerly winds. Less cold.

Max temp 6-9°C (43-48°F).

Thursday

Turning cloudy with rain arriving from the north-west. The rain will be mostly light and patchy though. Moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Friday

It is expected to be an overcast day with outbreaks of light rain or drizzle. Moderate south-westerly winds. Mild.

Max temp 9-12°C (48-54°F).

Saturday

Dry for many places with sunny intervals. Perhaps cloudier in the north-west with patchy light rain though. Moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).