I found a fabulous picture from the MODIS RapidFire Aqua satellite showing Ireland in the snow. Taken at 13:30 yesterday (2nd December 2010) it clearly shows the area of snow over West Cork.
Ireland at 13:30 on 2nd December 2010 taken from the MODIS Aqua satellite
Image credit: MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA . . . → Read More: Ireland In The Snow
The bright blue sky has given way to a thin high cloud in the last hour as can be seen on the 12:15 (UTC) satellite image from sat24.com:
Europe satellite image 12:15 UTC
The temperature here is currently 9.9C, just a little down from the high for today so far of 10.6C at . . . → Read More: High Cloud, Light Air