Good Friday weather: A cool start, with risk of hail and thunder

Information supplied by Met Éireann

Hail, weather, Ireland,

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Cool in northeast breezes with scattered heavy showers.

The hail and thunder risk will persist. Good spells of sunshine at times too though.

Highest temperatures will range of 6 to 9 degrees celsius, coolest in the east.


Showers will become more isolated tonight - the focus of these across eastern areas.

Turning cold and frosty with long clear spells.

Lowest temperatures will range -1 to + 1 degrees celsius, in light northerly breezes.

National Weather Warnings

A status yellow hail warning is in place for Ireland

Heavy showery rain overnight with some wintry and thundery falls.

Hail, in particular, will lead to treacherous driving conditions.