Brace yourself for heavy showers, thunder and spot flooding

Information supplied by Met Eireann

Weather, Ireland, forecast, drizzle, rain,

People walking in Dublin as heavy rain falls | Image: RollingNews.ie

There will be heavy showers or longer spells of rain today with a risk of thunder and spot flooding. Highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees Celsius.

It will be windy over the southern half of the country with fresh to strong, gusty west to southwest winds. Winds will be lighter further north.

Tonight

Showers will continue tonight, but they will become lighter and less frequent overnight. Fresh, gusty westerly winds will gradually ease. Lowest temperatures of 11 to 14 degrees.

Outlook

Many areas dry on Sunday morning, but there'll be a few lingering showers. More persistent rain will develop in the southwest during the morning and will spread northeastwards to all areas through the afternoon and early evening.
Highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees with moderate southwest breezes, later becoming southerly.

It will brighten up during Monday morning and there'll be good sunshine in many places in the afternoon. Showers will be well scattered and many places will be largely dry. Highest temperatures of 17 to 20 degrees.