Saturday's weather: Sunny spells and some light rain, reaching 20°

Information supplied by Met Éireann

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Today

It will be dry with sunny spells this morning. In the afternoon cloud will start to build in the west and there will be outbreaks of light rain and drizzle there later in the afternoon.

This will spread slowly eastwards through the evening.

Highest temperatures 17 to 20 degrees, warmest in the south and southeast - with light to moderate northwest winds backing westerly later.

Tonight

Light and patchy rain will spread eastwards through the rest of the evening and tonight.

Lowest temperatures 11 to 13 degrees as winds become light to moderate southerly by morning.