UPDATE: Met Éireann have now UPGRADED weather warning as Storm Ali approaches

18th Sep 18 | News

Oh no...

Met Éireann have upgraded a nationwide status yellow weather warning to a status orange weather warning, as Ireland is braced for 'very disturbed' stormy weather.

The forecaster is now predicting winds as high as 120km/h with the storm officially being named as Storm Ali. The warning is in place from 5am to 1pm0 tomorrow.

Last night a Met Éireann forecaster warned:

"Very windy across Ireland from early on Wednesday morning until evening.

"South to southwest winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65 km/hr with gusts of 90 to 110 km/hr, strongest in southern, western and northern coastal areas."

Yesterday, Carlow weather reported that there was a stormy day ahead: