Weather forecast for St. Patrick’s Day in Derry

Rain is forecast for today's parade.
Rain is forecast for today's parade.

There is a chance there could be heavy rain at the start of the St. Patrick’s Spring Carnival Parade in Derry.

The parade is due to start at 2p.m. and according to the Met Office there is a 70 per cent chance of rain.

The temperature is expected to be approximately 9°C.

The St. Patrick’s Spring Carnival is organised by Derry City and Strabane District Council.

The theme of this year’s packed programme is ‘Forever Young’ – a celebration of youthfulness of mind and spirit.

The parade will depart from the council car park beside Queen’s Quay.