Met Eireann has issued three weather warnings - including two orange alerts - as Storm Brendan makes its way towards Ireland.
The Orange warnings are for wind and come into effect for all counties along the south and west coast from 7am on Monday.
The forecaster says gusts of up to 130 kilometres per hour are expected, and there's a significant risk of coastal flooding.
A Status Yellow alert for counties in the midlands and east will also come into effect from 7am on Monday.
Alan O'Reilly from Carlow Weather says conditions will be poor throughout the day: