Tuesday's weather: Cloudy as showers become widespread this afternoon

Highest temperatures will be between 14 to 18 degrees

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A man gets caught in torrential downpour in Dublin city centre | Photo: RollingNews.ie

Today

Today will be mostly cloudy with a lot of dry weather this morning, but heavy and prolonged showers locally in the east and northwest.

The showers will become widespread this afternoon, and will merge into longer spells of rain with isolated thunderstorms.

It will be a little cooler than yesterday, with maximum temperatures of 14 to 18 degrees, in light to moderate northerly breezes.

Tonight

There will be showers or longer spells of rain tonight, but becoming drier towards dawn.

Lowest temperatures of 10 or 11 degrees in light to moderate northwest winds.

Information thanks to Met Éireann