Status yellow warning for 11 counties

Met Éireann have issued a status yellow wind and rain warning for the following counties:

Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Waterford, Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo and Wexford.

It has been in place since 3am and lasts until 10pm tonight.

For the whole country, it’s to be unseasonably wet and windy.

Met Éireann says gusts will reach up to 100 kilometres per hour – particularly on high ground and at the coast.

Overnight then there will be clear spells and occasional showers, becoming less frequent as the night goes on.

Temperatures tonight will be between 3 and 6 degrees.