Wednesday's weather: A mild and misty day

Top temperatures 12 to 15 degrees

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Today

Today will be misty and mostly cloudy, with just a few bright or short sunny spells.

There will be some patches of drizzle about, with fog on some hills and coasts, but some good dry periods also.

Very mild for mid December, with top temperatures 12 to 15 degrees, in freshening southerly breezes.

Tonight

Breezy, misty and cloudy tonight, with outbreaks of rain for a time.

The rain will be persistent and heavy in places. But drier weather will spread from the west later.

Lowest temperatures 9 to 11 degrees.

Fresh to strong southerly winds, will decrease moderate to fresh south to southwesterly before dawn.

This information with thanks to Met Éireann