BREAKING: Met Éireann have just issued THREE status yellow weather warnings

8th Nov 18 | News

This does not look good...

Met Eireann issue yellow rainfall warning for 13 counties – with up to 40mm expected.

The national forecaster issued the alert for Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Galway, Mayo, Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford. 

They have also issued two status orange wind warning.

A notice on Met Eireann's website reads:

Status Yellow - Rainfall warning for Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Galway, Mayo, Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford

Heavy rain will lead to accumulations of around 25 to 40mm but may exceed these limits in mountainous areas.

Issued: Thursday 08 November 2018 10:00

Updated: Thursday 08 November 2018 10:00

Valid from Friday 09 November 2018 06:00 to Friday 09 November 2018 18:00

Status Yellow - Wind warning for Munster and Connacht

Southeasterly winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110km/hr. Gusts will exceed these values in exposed coastal areas and on higher ground, especially in the southwest.

Issued: Thursday 08 November 2018 11:00

Updated: Thursday 08 November 2018 11:00

Valid from Friday 09 November 2018 04:00 to Friday 09 November 2018 15:00

Status Yellow - Wind warning for Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal

Southeasterly winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110km/hr. Gusts will exceed these values in exposed coastal areas and on higher ground, especially in the southeast.

Issued: Thursday 08 November 2018 11:00

Updated: Thursday 08 November 2018 11:00

Valid from Friday 09 November 2018 08:00 to Friday 09 November 2018 19:00

MORE FROM XPOSÉ