Met Eireann issues weather warning for the weekend
Met Eireann has issued a nationwide weather warning for the weekend.
The Status Yellow weather warning is for 'high intensity rainfall' on Saturday night.
The rain is expected to last for a relatively short period of time for many areas with the as Ireland is hit by the reminants of Tropical Strom Ernesto.
Rainfall of up to 20mm could occur quite widely with higher falls locally. The situation will continue to be monitored.
The weather warning was issued on Friday, August 17 at 12:00pm.
It is valid from Saturday 18 August 2018 at 8:00pm to Sunday 19 August 2018 8:00am.
Weather Advisory— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) August 17, 2018
High intensity rainfall over a relatively short period of time for many areas on Saturday night associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Ernesto.
See https://t.co/ozrQHtoOkt for details
Valid: Saturday 18 August 20:00 to Sunday 19 August 08:00 pic.twitter.com/qwkr8wmmrj