Blustery conditions today.
Today, Thursday, March 11 will be cool and blustery with heavy showers becoming widespread through the morning but with sunny spells too. The showers will bring a risk of hail and isolated thunderstorms, and may turn wintry at times on high ground. Highest temperatures of 6 to 8 degrees, in fresh westerly winds, strong to gale force near coasts.
Frequent blustery showers will continue overnight, still with a risk of hail and isolated thunderstorms. Cold with lowest temperatures of 2 to 4 degrees in fresh and gusty southwesterly winds, strong to near gale force on coasts but easing somewhat later in the night.