Friday's weather: Heavy rain to start, dry this evening

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Friday's weather: Heavy rain to start, dry this evening

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Today

Widespread rain early this morning will be heavy at times, clearing eastwards this morning with brighter weather soon developing in the west.

Further to the east and north it will remain cloudier with further showery rain through till afternoon.

Highest temperatures today between 15 and 19 degrees.

Moderate to fresh southerly winds generally, will be strong along the east and south coast this morning.

Winds will moderate and veer southwest this afternoon.

Tonight

Dry with clear spells for this evening and tonight, cloud will thicken overnight.

Lowest temperatures 9 to 11 degrees.

Light to moderate southerly winds for a time will strengthen as the night goes on and by morning will be gale force at sea.