Weekend weather: Sunshine and showers forecast over coming days

Galway Daily weather Falling temperatures and weekend rain mark weather for rest of the week

There will be a mix of sunshine and clouds with some showers across the West over the coming days, with the weather to vary from hour to hour over the weekend.

Friday will start dull and damp with outbreaks of rain and drizzle but it will brighten up in western parts of the county later in the afternoon with some sunshine.

It will remain cloudy further east, with rain and drizzle forecast.

Top temperatures tomorrow will be between 10 and 13 degrees in moderate to fresh west to northwest winds.

Saturday will see brighter and drier intervals across the West with just some scattered showers and high temperatures of 8 to 11 degrees.

Met Éireann has said that it will be breezy on Saturday though, with moderate to fresh winds across Connacht, and Saturday night will be dry with clear intervals.

Sunday looks set to be more cloudy, although some sunny breaks will occur.

Most areas will have a dry day with just isolated light showers.

Highs of 10 to 13 degrees in light variable breezes are forecast. It will be mostly cloudy on Sunday night with patchy rain and drizzle developing in Galway.