Met Eireann has issued weather and wind warnings for nine counties overnight

Met Eireann has issued weather and wind warnings for nine counties overnight
Cars driving along the North Bull Wall in Dublin today. Pic: PA

A coastal flood warning has been issued for a number of counties in the west and south.

Met Eireann is warning that strong winds, high tides and heavy rains are posing a risk for parts of Galway, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Waterford and Wexford.

The alert comes into force from 9pm tonight until 9am tomorrow.

Meanwhile, a status Yellow Wind Warning is in place for Dublin, Wicklow, Wexford, Waterford, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Galway.

A man takes a walk along the North Bull Wall in Dublin today. Pic: PA
A man takes a walk along the North Bull Wall in Dublin today. Pic: PA

The forecaster said that winds will be 50km/h to 65km/h, but there could be gusts of up to 90km/h on exposed coasts.


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