Weather forecast for St. Patrick's Day in Derry

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

Friday, 17th March 2017, 8:33 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:54 am
Rain is forecast for today's parade.

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.