So what do we think is ahead this week?
Today: Mainly dry this morning although there will be rain and this will increase and become even more windy.
Monday: Cloudy, some patchy rain on higher peaks but some drier weather should push in later.
Tuesday: Mainly cloudy with patchy light rain during the morning with some drier weather. Rain will become more persistent during the afternoon.
Wednesday: Cloudy with further outbreaks of rain but then drier, brighter weather will extend southwards to most places during the afternoon
Thursday: Better conditions with a sunny and warm day, although it will become increasingly breezy across more northern areas.
Friday: Cloudier with outbreaks of rain, and a strong southwesterly wind.
Saturday: Drier, fresher conditions with largely clear skies to but remaining windy.