Heavy rain forecast for this afternoon

This will morning will be mostly cloudy across Ulster with patchy drizzle and mist, according to Met Éireann. This afternoon, persistent and heavy rain will develop in the northwest and will spread southeastwards. A clearance to showers will follow this evening and fresh southwest winds will become northwesterly. Highest temperatures of 10 or 11 degrees.

Tonight will be cold and blustery with clear spells and showers, some heavy, especially in the northwest. Lowest temperatures of 5 to 7 degrees with fresh, gusty northwest winds.


Wednesday will be cold and windy with sunny spells and occasional showers, some heavy or of hail. Highest temperatures of 7 or 8 degrees. Northwest winds will be fresh to strong and gusty.