yellow wind warning

  • A weather warning has been issued for seven counties tonight with gusts of 100 km/h expected.

    The forecaster has issued two Status Yellow wind warnings today, the first is in place for Galway, Mayo, Donegal, Kerry, between midnight and 8am on Monday.

    The second alert is valid for Wexford, Cork and Waterford from 3am until 11am tomorrow.

    Met Eireann has said that falling temperatures, strong winds and heavy rain are expected over the coming days.

  • Met Eireann has issued a status Yellow Wind warning for counties Mayo, Donegal, Galway, Sligo, Clare and Kerry

    Southerly winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65 km/h, gust 90 to 100 km/h later this evening and tonight in Atlantic coastal counties, strongest on the coast.

    The warning will remain in place until 3pm tomorrow Saturday.


  • Met Eireann has issued a status yellow rainfall and wind warning for counties Mayo and Galway from tomorrow (Fri) evening.

    Rain on Friday evening through to Saturday morning will lead to accumulations of 20 – 40mm, with higher accumulations in mountainous areas. This will bring a risk of localised flooding and heightened risk of flash flooding in mountainous areas.

    The rainfall warning remains in place until 9am on Saturday morning.

    While a status yellow wind warning for both Mayo and Galway, together with Donegal, Clare and Kerry has been issued from 10pm tomorrow night through to 7am Saturday morning.

    South to southwest winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65 km/h with gusts of 90 to 110 km/h. Winds speeds may be higher in coastal and exposed areas.


  • Storm Hannah looks set to cause disruption and power outages in parts of the country.

    A status orange warning is in place for Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick from 4pm - and will be extended to Tipperary and Waterford from 10 tonight.

    The storm's due to bring gusts of up to 130 kilometres an hour to those counties.

    A Status Yellow Wind Warning will also come into effect from 11pm for counties in the west, north-west and south-east.

    Met Eireann forecaster Liz Walsh says motorists need to be extra careful out on the roads from 6 o'clock this evening.

  • 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.

  • Weather warnings have been issued for some coastal counties tomorrow, including Mayo and Galway.

    A yellow wind alert will begin at 9am in both counties, together with Clare, Cork and Kerry.

    Gusts of up to 100 kilometres are expected.

    And a rainfall warning will begin at 11am in Cork, Kerry and Waterford - with spot flooding expected.

  • A yellow wind warning has been issued for Galway and Mayo this afternoon.

    Gusts of up to 100 kilometres an hour are expected in parts of the west coast.

    Met Éireann has issued the warning from 2pm until 7pm this evening.

  • Met Eireann has issued a yellow wind warning for counties Galway, Mayo and Donegal.

    It's in effect until three am tomorrow morning.

    A yellow rainfall warning has also been issued for Leinster and Munster.

    That comes into effect at 6 am tomorrow and will be in place until 6 in the evening.