Saturday 07 December 2013
It will stay mainly cloudy for the rest of today and most areas will continue dry. However some outbreaks of rain will occur, mainly in the west and northwest. A few sunny spells will occur also, especially in the east and south. Highest temperatures of 8 to 11 degrees. Southwest winds will be mainly light to moderate, but a bit stronger in northern and western coastal areas.
Mostly cloudy tonight with some mist, drizzle or fog, but many areas will continue dry. Lowest temperatures will be between 4 and 9 degrees. Light to moderate southwest to west winds will increase moderate to fresh overnight.
Sunday 08 December 2013
Sunday will be a generally cloudy and rather breezy day. Scattered outbreaks of rain or drizzle will be persistent at times in parts of the west and north, but further east and south it will remain mainly dry. A few sunny spells will develop also. Highest temperatures 9 to 12 degrees in moderate to fresh southwesterly winds.
The outlook for next week is for mild and mainly dry weather with a south to southwest airflow firmly established over Ireland. Sunday night: Mild with overnight temperatures no lower than 6 to 9 degrees. Generally dry; just some pockets of poor visibility due to patchy mist, fog or drizzle. Monday: A mild, windy and dry day with some bright or sunny spells developing. Temperatures of 10 to 12 degrees. Fresh south to southwest winds will increase strong with gusts to gale force in the west and northwest. Another frost-free night with minimum temperatures of 6 to 9 degrees and dry apart from patchy drizzle. Tuesday: A mild, windy day and again dry apart from patchy drizzle especially on the south coast and south facing slopes of mountains. Highest temperatures 10 to 13 degrees in fresh to strong southerly winds gusting to gale force further west. Mild and windy Tuesday night with patchy drizzle and temperatures no lower than 8 or 9 degrees. Wednesday: Mild and windy and mainly dry with some sunny spells. Highest temperatures 11 to 13 degrees in fresh to strong southerly winds. Thursday & Friday: Mild and mostly cloudy with patchy rain/drizzle/mist. Maxima of 11 to 13 degrees and mild, frost-free nights.