It’s going to be a wet start to the week.

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow rainfall warning for seven counties around the country, with warnings of localized flooding and intense rainfall.

The warning was issued this morning (Monday, September 28), and comes into effect tomorrow night at 9:00pm and remain in force until 12:00pm on Wednesday.

Wexford; Wicklow; Galway; Mayo; Cork; Kerry; and Waterford will all be affected by the warning.

The national forecaster says: ”Heavy and at times intense rainfall with totals of 25 to 40mm expected.

”This may result in localized flooding. The rain will clear western counties by early Wednesday morning”.