Met Eireann issue NEW status yellow snow-ice WARNING

6th Dec 17 | News

These are the areas which will be worst hit.

Met Eireann have issued a status yellow snow-ice warning for the entire country.

It’s the third status yellow warning issued by Met Eireann over the past few days with two status yellow wind alerts in place for Donegal, Galway, Mayo and Kerry for today (Wednesday) and Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry for tomorrow (Thursday).

And now Met Eireann are predicting icy conditions with up to 3cm of snow in some areas on Thursday and Friday.

They are forecasting north, northwest counties and areas on higher ground to be the worst affected but the entire country is at risk of some snow.


The warning kicks in at 4pm Thursday and lasts 24 hours.