Mist and fog patches will clear this morning, giving way to a dry day, with good sunshine in most areas. However, the southwest coast will be cloudier, with a slight chance of a few patches of mist or drizzle. Maximum temperatures 17 to 20 Celsius generally, highest in the west and midwest, but 14 or 15 on northeast, east and southern coasts, in mostly light to moderate easterly breezes.
Tonight will be dry, with clear intervals, but patches of mist and fog will develop. Minimum temperatures 2 to 5 Celsius, in light easterly breezes.
Tomorrow, Wednesday, will be dry, with good sunshine. A little cooler than today, with maximum temperatures of 13 to 17 Celsius, coolest along northern, eastern and southern coasts, in light to moderate easterly winds.
Headline: Mainly dry, settled weather for the rest of this week, continuing into next weekend.
Wednesday night: Dry, with clear spells. In mostly light easterly breezes, a few patches of mist or fog will develop. Cool, with minimum temperatures of 4 to 7 Celsius.
Thursday: Mostly dry, with a mix of cloud and sunny intervals. A few isolated light showers may develop, mainly in southern counties. Maximum temperatures generally 15 or 16 Celsius, but cooler along northern, eastern and southern coasts, due to a moderate east to northeast wind, which will gradually freshen.
Friday: Windy, with fresh easterly winds, but dry in most if not all areas, with sunny spells. There is just a very slight chance of a few isolated light showers, especially in southern coastal areas. The best of the temperatures will be in the west and northwest, with highest values of 15 to 17 degrees, but cooler in the south and east, with highest values of 13 to 15 degrees.
Next weekend: Early indications are that it will be dry, with temperatures gradually increasing countrywide – in the mid to high teens on Saturday, but in the low 20s in many areas on Sunday – all the while cooler along coasts. Winds will gradually decrease over the weekend – mostly moderate easterly winds on Saturday will decrease light to moderate north to northeast by Sunday. Nights will be cool, with mist and fog patches.
Further outlook: Early indications are that Monday and Tuesday will be mainly dry, but some patchy rain may develop in the north on Tuesday.