Today: Most will have a dry morning with largely cloudy skies, with the best brightness in the west. Through the afternoon, rain will spread across central and southern areas. Staying mainly dry further north. Chilly and breezy. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Tonight: Rain will continue to push northwards overnight and it could be heavy at times. During the early hours, the south will turn drier with just a few showers. Rather cold. Minimum temperature 2 °C.

Friday: After a dry morning for some, heavy and persistent rain will spread northwards across all areas through the afternoon and evening. Staying breezy and feeling rather chilly. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday: Wet and breezy on Saturday. Drier and brighter on Sunday before rain spreads eastwards later. Rain or showers by Monday. Turning slightly milder.