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Portrush (Beach) last 24 hours
  • 18°C 10°C
    Cloudy
  • 14°C 8°C
    Light shower day
  • 14°C 11°C
    Cloudy
  • 16°C 12°C
    Cloudy
  • 17°C 12°C
    Light rain
  • 15°C 10°C
    Sunny intervals
  • 14°C 9°C
    Light shower day
Saturday   (24 September 2016)
2300
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
14
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11
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<5%
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S 18 26
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G
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90%
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Offshore Sea State* [Beta] arrow down
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0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday   (25 September 2016)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
14 13 12 12 11 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 11 11 10 10 9 9
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11 10 9 9 8 8 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 8 8 7 7 7
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<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 50% 70% 80% 20% 40% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
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SSW 17 27 S 16 26 S 17 27 SSW 18 29 SSW 16 27 SSW 14 24 SSW 16 25 SSW 16 25 S 15 25 SSW 16 26 SSW 17 26 SW 18 26 SW 17 26 SW 17 28 SW 16 25 SW 15 24 SW 15 24 SW 14 22 SW 14 22 SW 13 20 SW 13 20 SW 13 21 SSW 12 19 SSW 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG E E E E E VG VG VG E E E E VG VG E VG E VG VG VG VG VG
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88% 84% 82% 78% 78% 80% 83% 84% 87% 82% 77% 72% 69% 70% 74% 76% 75% 77% 78% 82% 85% 87% 88% 89%
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Smooth (wavelets) Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday   (26 September 2016)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Mist Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9 9 8 8 11 13 14 13 11
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6 6 5 5 8 11 12 11 10
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<5% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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SSW 11 18 SSW 11 17 S 11 17 S 11 18 S 12 20 S 11 20 SSE 9 17 E 7 12 SSE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG M P VG VG VG VG VG
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91% 91% 93% 94% 87% 74% 74% 85% 91%
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Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday   (27 September 2016)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11 12 12 14 15 15 14 13
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10 11 10 10 11 11 10 10
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10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
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SSE 8 14 S 8 14 SSW 12 21 WSW 20 33 WSW 22 37 WSW 23 37 WSW 20 32 SW 17 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G VG VG VG VG VG
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95% 95% 92% 84% 68% 66% 71% 77%
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Slight Slight Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Slight
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday   (28 September 2016)
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Temperature (°C)
13 13 14 15 16 17 16 15
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10 11 12 12 13 13 13 12
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10% 50% 50% 50% 50% 60% 50% 20%
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SW 16 28 SW 15 24 SW 13 23 SW 13 24 SW 17 31 SW 19 34 WSW 19 32 WSW 17 30
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VG G VG G G G G G
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85% 88% 89% 88% 87% 84% 87% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds [BETA] arrow down
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Slight Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday   (29 September 2016)
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
14 13 13 13 14 14 12 12
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11 10 10 10 10 10 9 9
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10% 10% <5% 10% 20% 40% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 17 28 WSW 15 26 WSW 17 29 SW 18 30 WSW 20 34 WSW 18 31 WSW 16 28 SW 16 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG G G VG VG
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89% 88% 87% 84% 77% 74% 79% 84%
On or Off Shore Winds [BETA] arrow down
Offshore Sea State* [Beta] arrow down
Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight Slight
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday   (30 September 2016)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
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8 8 8 9 10 10 9 8
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10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 40% 10% 10%
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WSW 16 28 WSW 15 26 WSW 13 23 WSW 14 26 WSW 17 31 WSW 16 29 WSW 15 27 WSW 15 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G VG VG VG G VG
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85% 88% 90% 83% 70% 73% 80% 84%
On or Off Shore Winds [BETA] arrow down
Offshore Sea State* [Beta] arrow down
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0

* Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Issued at: 2200 on Sat 24 Sep 2016

Forecast summary

Regional forecast for Northern Ireland

Sunny intervals and showers on Sunday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Any rain still affecting eastern areas soon clearing early this evening, otherwise a dry evening and mainly dry in the east overnight. Some scattered showers starting to feed in to the west later. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Sunday:

A bright and breezy day, with scattered showers in west extending east. Some of these will be heavy with a risk of thunder and hail. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

A spell of rain likely on Monday, heaviest in south. Very unsettled towards midweek with rain at times, risk of severe gales.

Updated at: 1557 on Sat 24 Sep 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunshine and showers on Sunday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Windy in the north and west overnight. Rain across Scotland, Wales and western England will continue to spread eastwards, reaching eastern counties by dawn. Clear spells following for many with blustery showers moving in from the west.

Sunday:

Rain clearing eastern England early afternoon. Otherwise, a mix of sunshine and showers turning heavy and perhaps thundery in the north and west. Cooler than Saturday, especially in the east.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Strong winds and heavy rain at times through this period. Northern areas tending to see the most persistent rain and strongest winds with gales. Southern especially southeastern areas drier overall.

Updated at: 1540 on Sat 24 Sep 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 29 Sep 2016 to Saturday 8 Oct 2016:

Windy on Thursday, particularly in the north with gales or severe gales possible here. Persistent rain in the north at first turning more showery. Brighter further south with winds easing. Lighter winds initially on Friday although with rain and stronger winds arriving from the west later. This unsettled pattern is then expected to continue through the remainder of the period, with spells of rain mixed with brighter, drier but occasional showery interludes. The northwest should see the most of the wet weather, with a risk of gales at times. Drier in southeastern parts, but some rain and breezy conditions are still possible. Temperatures should be around average through the rest of September, but perhaps a little below average at times from the start of October, with some overnight frosts.

Updated at: 1231 on Sat 24 Sep 2016

UK Outlook for Sunday 9 Oct 2016 to Sunday 23 Oct 2016:

Low confidence for the weather details for October. Currently, it is most likely that the unsettled weather will continue. Rain and strong winds possible at times for much of the country, especially in the north, intermixed with quieter, drier spells, these mainly in the south. Temperatures around, or slightly below average, with an increasing chance of some chilly nights and local frosts, especially in the north.

Updated at: 1231 on Sat 24 Sep 2016