Wind and rain warnings forecast gusts up 110km/h and 40mm of rain today

Two Status Yellow wind and rain warnings are coming into effect for most parts of the country later this morning.

A rain warning is in place from 6am until 6pm for 13 counties along the East and South from Dublin to Kerry with up to 40 millimetres forecast to fall.

The counties affected are Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Galway, Mayo, Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford.

There is a wind warning from this morning for Leinster, Munster, Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.

Met Eireann are forecasting gusts of 90 to 110km/h, but say these will be even stronger on exposed coastal areas and on higher ground.


Related Articles

November rain: Wet, windy and cold weekend ahead

Freezing temperatures, sleet and snow expected for bank holiday weekend

Here are the Irish places that saw temperatures go below 0 degrees last night

Dozens injured as Cyclone Leslie slams into Portugal

More in this Section

Teenager arrested at Cork checkpoint in possession of house-breaking implements

Mum of woman stabbed in Blanchardstown supports petition to get bus stop moved

Gardaí appeal for help in finding 16-year-old missing from Tallaght

EU Ombudsman says Brexit report on NI should be published


Breaking Stories

How the Spice Girls’ hair has evolved, according to Mel C’s hairdresser

Cookbook review: Jamie’s Friday Night Feast Cookbook by Jamie Oliver

Are ceramide tablets the key to younger looking skin? An expert explains

The ‘coatigan’ is the perfect autumn cover up – here’s why

More From The Irish Examiner