Widespread severe gales
Wet & windy night
Tue Dec 07: Tuesday A deep area of low pressure, Storm Barra, will be moving slowly
east through Ireland on Tuesday. Severe gales with winds gusting over
80mph in Ireland together with heavy rain. The rain reaching western
parts of the UK during the morning, whilst eastern areas stay dry.
Winds increasing in the west with gales becoming widespread and severe.
Rain then moves east through the afternoon, and into southern Scotland
too. The rain turning to snow over the Pennines and hills of Scotland,
although northern Scotland should stay dry. Blustery showers following
into Wales and western England as more heavy rain cross Ireland. Widespread
severe gales for most of the British Isles with gusts of 60 to 80mph.
Highs at 5 to 8C.