Weather May 17: Sunny with some showers

Friday morning weather: Sunny spells and showers

Friday morning weather: Sunny spells and showers

Temperatures will be around 13-16°C.

Met Éireann is reporting that while today will be off to a bright and blustery start, the grey clouds are set to move in through the afternoon, bringing a risk of thundery downpours with them.

The showers will be locally heavy and thundery through the afternoon, but it will feel quite pleasant in the sunshine with a maximum temperature of 17 °C.

On Sunday, there'll be some rain in the north-west but overall a mainly dry day.

'The last of the showers will die away later this evening and most of the night will be dry and clear'.

Temperatures will reach a high of 14 degrees at 11am before falling to a minimum of 9 degrees overnight.

Saturday: Saturday will be another day of sunny spells and scattered showers.