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Met Éireann have issued a Status Yellow – Weather Advisory for Cork, valid from Friday 26 April 2019 18:00 to Saturday 27 April 2019 06:00.
- Forecasters are advising that there is a potential for stormy conditions for the southwest later on Friday and early Saturday.
Issued/Updated: Wednesday 24 April 2019 12:00
Valid: Friday 26 April 2019 18:00 to Saturday 27 April 2019 06:00
Outlook for the week:
Thursday Night: Showers becoming isolated with some clear spells developing in light to moderate variable breezes. A band of rain will push into Atlantic coastal counties towards morning in freshening northwesterly wind. It will turn somewhat cooler with lowest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees.
Friday: Outbreaks of rain at first followed by a spell of wet and windy weather pushing in from the Atlantic. Highest temperatures of 9 to 13 degrees. Wet and windy weather will continue on Friday night with rain turning possibly heavy and a risk of very strong and gusty winds. Lowest temperatures of 3 to 6 degrees.
Weekend: Current indications are for heavy rain to clear later in the day to scattered showers with sunny spells. It will turn cooler with highest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees, as strong and gusty northwesterly winds moderate. A further spell of wet and windy weather is set to sweep across the country on Sunday. Highest temperatures of 11 to 13 degrees.
ICON and some other models have it a little further north and more powerful with a risk of some very damaging gusts in the Southwest. One to keep a close eye on. pic.twitter.com/0jMNuRvqf6
— Carlow Weather (@CarlowWeather) April 24, 2019