Met Éireann issue status yellow WARNING as temperatures set to SOAR

25th Jun 18 | News

Desk fan at the ready...

We've had an absolute cracker of a weekend and there's more to come!

Met Eireann say temperatures will soar to a roasting 27C today and 28C tomorrow. The National forecaster has issued a status yellow temperature warning in place from 6am today until 9pm on Friday.

Issuing the alert, a forecaster said:

"Temperatures will hit 27 degrees Celsius in places today and are expected to exceed it on subsequent days, this week".

Met Éireann forecaster Harm Luijkx told Morning Ireland:

“We’re more than likely going to get a heatwave this week,.

Inland temperatures are expected to go far over 25 degrees, and could go as high as 30 degrees on Thursday and Friday.”