Met Éireann issue status yellow wind and rain weather warning

A weather alert for wet and windy weather comes into force from 5pm this evening.

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow warning as a spell of thundery downpours sweeps eastwards tonight.

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Gusts of up to 110km/h are expected in coastal areas while snow is likely in parts of Ulster and north Connacht.

The alert will remain in place until 6am tomorrow morning.

- Digital Desk

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