Connacht today

Perhaps a few bright intervals to start but, otherwise, it will be a largely cloudy day with rain spreading up from the south-west. The rain will turn heavy and persistent in many places. There will be a strengthening south-westerly wind. Temperatures above the seasonal average.

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Connacht tomorrow

There will be sunny intervals but with showers too, some of which could be heavy. The showers may merge into a longer spell of rain in southern areas for a time during the morning. A colder feel with a brisk westerly wind.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Monday

It will be bright but with wintry showers, many of which could fall as snow. Very cold in the moderate westerly breeze.

Max temp 3-6°C (37-43°F).

Tuesday

Windy with showers. Some of the showers will be wintry, especially over the hills. Fresh westerly winds.

Max temp 3-6°C (37-43°F).

Wednesday

There is expected to be sunny spells but also showers, some wintry in nature. Moderate north-westerly winds.

Max temp 5-8°C (41-46°F).

Thursday

A milder and largely fine day but rain may arrive from the north-west later. Moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).