The Tuesday weather forecast for Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon and Cavan

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Heavy rain and blustery conditions today.

Today, Tuesday, October 8 will be cool, blustery day with bright or sunny spells and widespread heavy showers, some prolonged and a few possibly thundery. Highest temperatures of 12 or 13 degrees with fresh, gusty west to southwest winds.

Heavy showers will continue tonight, especially over the western half of the country and in Ulster with fresh, gusty westerly winds. Lowest temperatures of 6 to 9 degrees.

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