HEADLINE:Bright start but cloud and rain this afternoon.
TODAY:A dry and bright start with some sunshine, especially across northern and eastern parts. However cloud increases from the southwest with outbreaks of occasionally heavy rain reaching Fermanagh by early afternoon and then quickly spreading northeast. Strong southerly winds developing. Maximum temperature 12 deg C (54 deg F).
TONIGHT:Outbreaks of rain clear eastwards through the evening with clear spells developing, especially across southern and eastern parts, overnight with a few showers across the north and west. Winds easing. Minimum temperature 4 deg C (39 deg F).
SUNDAY:A bright start with good spells of sunshine, especially for southern and eastern counties. A few morning showers across the northwest but these developing more widely during the afternoon. Maximum temperature 12 deg C (54 deg F).
OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY TO WEDNESDAY:Monday and Tuesday see clear or sunny spells and occasional showers. Most places become dry and bright on Wednesday. Risk of overnight frosts.