Thursday's weather: Mild and breezy

Highest temperatures of 10 to 12 degrees

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Snowfalls in Britain's Peak District. Picture by: John Giles / PA Wire/Press Association Images 

Today

Mild, rather breezy and cloudy today with damp/misty conditions and spells of light rain/ drizzle prevailing at times, especially in Atlantic coastal regions.

But some periods of dry weather also and a few brighter spells may develop in the East.

Highest temperatures of 10 to 12 degrees in moderate to fresh westerly winds, backing Southwest and increasing strong later along Atlantic coasts.

Tonight

Mild and increasingly windy tonight.

Many areas will start dry, apart from some patches of drizzle and mist, but later in the night heavy rain will move into the West.

No frost and temperatures no lower than 7 or 8 degrees.

This information is with thanks to Met Éireann