Rather windy, turning cooler later

Today:

A very windy day with rain, heavy at times, spreading southwards and fragmenting. Some clear spells following from the north in the evening, and turning colder. Maximum temperature 10 deg C (50 deg F).

Tonight:

A few wintry showers may affect northern parts of the country but it should otherwise be dry with clear spells and much lighter winds. Patchy frost possible. Minimum temperature 0 deg C (32 deg F).

Friday:

A mostly dry day but fairly cloudy with a few further showers possible in the north and west. Feeling colder but winds staying light. Maximum temperature 9 deg C (48 deg F).

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Mostly dry and rather cloudy but a few bright spells are likely. Occasional light rain or drizzle is possible too, mainly in the west. Becoming less cold.