Forecast predicts nationwide rain every single day for the next week
Break out the umbrellas and raincoats.
Yep, if you look outside right now, you'll see that it is raining, and the forecasters are predicting that it will most likely be staying that way pretty much every single day for the next week or so.
Met Éireann are predicting that the changeable and unsettled weather continuing for the rest of the week and for the early days of next week.
Thursday will be dry in most areas at first, with clear spells, but cloud will increase from the Atlantic, bringing outbreaks of rain and drizzle, mainly to Atlantic coastal counties. Cool at first, but becoming milder.
Friday will be mostly cloudy, with outbreaks of rain and drizzle, mainly in Connacht, Ulster and in western parts of Munster, but more patchy in the south and east, with a few bright spells. Quite warm and humid, up to 21 degrees in places, with hill and coastal fog.
Saturday, Sunday, and Monday will be quite warm and humid, but changeable and unsettled, with rain and drizzle at times, most of the rain in Atlantic coastal counties, with good dry spells in the midlands, east, and south.
However, rain is likely to become more widespread on Saturday night, with some heavy bursts possible. Misty in many parts, with hill and coastal fog.
It will be warmest in the south and east on Saturday, with temperatures in the low 20s, but in the high teens in the southwest, west and north. Sunday and Monday could get as warm as 23 degrees in places.
Early indications suggest that rain will extend from the west to all parts for a time on Tuesday.