yellow rain warning

  • Gardai across the region are advising motorists to take due caution this morning and reduce their speed due to heavy rainfall overnight.

    Accumulations of between 25 and 33mm occurred overnight leaving excess water on many roads across the west.

    A status yellow rainfall warning is currently in effect for counties Galway, Roscommon and Sligo.

    The warning is due to remain in place until 7pm this evening.

  • There's a warning for thunderstorms and some spot flooding across the country today.

    Met Eireann has issued a status yellow rain alert, which is in effect from 9 o'clock this morning until 10 tonight.

    They say there could be extremely heavy rainfall in places, with up to 50 millimetres falling in a short space of time.


  • Two separate weather warnings come into force this morning with strong winds and heavy rain.

    A status yellow rainfall warning is in place for counties Mayo, Galway, Sligo, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford with up to 50 mm expected.

    While there's a nationwide yellow wind warning in place from 9AM, along Atlantic coastal counties.