Thursday's weather: Rain and drizzle are on the way

Highest temperatures will be between 16 to 21 degrees

Ireland, weather, rain, drizzle, Sunday

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Mist and fog will slowly clear this morning.

It will be cloudy with outbreaks of rain and drizzle in the west and north, which will gradually spread eastwards during the afternoon.

Top temperatures will be between 16 to 20 or 21 degrees, in light variable or southwesterly breezes.

Tonight will become cooler and fresher. It will be mostly dry with good clear spells developing after patchy rain in the east clears in the evening.

Some showers will affect coastal counties in the west and north. Lowest temperatures will fall to around 9 to 12 degrees in a light to moderate westerly breeze.

Information thanks to Met Éireann