Thursday's weather: Cold and blustery with widespread showers; highest temperatures 4C to 8C

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Thursday's weather: Cold and blustery with widespread showers; highest temperatures 4C to 8C

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Today

Today will be cold and blustery with widespread showers of rain, hail or sleet and a risk of thunder.

The best of any sunny spells will be in the east.

It will be very windy along the west coast with very strong, gusty west to northwest winds.

It will be blustery further east with fresh to strong, gusty westerly winds.

Highest temperatures of 4C to 8C degrees.

Tonight

Tonight will continue blustery or windy with further showers of rain or sleet.

Lowest temperatures of 1 to 5 degrees with fresh to strong, gusty northwest winds.