Friday weather: Dry for the day with showers expected this evening

Information supplied by Met Éireann

Friday weather: Dry for the day with showers expected this evening

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Today will be mainly dry with sunny spells. Temperatures will reach 16 to 19 degrees, the higher temperatures in the east of the country, and winds will be mainly moderate southwesterly.

Cloud will build in the southwest later this afternoon with rain there early this evening.

Rain will spread northeastwards this evening and tonight and will be heavy for a time before clearing eastwards overnight. Lowest temperatures of 12 or 13 degrees with moderate to fresh southeast winds.