Thanks to Roisin Smyth for sending in this dramatically lit shot of Mullagh Lake.

Temperature could reach 20 degrees today

Today will be mainly dry across Ulster with a fair amount of cloud in the morning and some mist patches. Some decent sunny spells this afternoon and evening, especially in the south of the province. It will be cloudier in the north with some patchy drizzle possible in coastal areas. Highest temperatures of 16 to 20 degrees, with light west to northwest breezes.

Solar UV Index is high in sunshine, so slop on the suncream.

Some clear spells for a time tonight. However, thickening cloud and patchy drizzle will spread eastwards overnight. A few patches of mist also. Mild and humid with lowest temperatures 11 to 14 degrees and light west to northwest breezes.


Saturday morning will be mostly cloudy with patchy drizzle and mist in places. The afternoon and evening will be brighter with spells of sunshine developing. Highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees with light north to northwest breezes.