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Met Éirean has added a wind warning to a snow ice alert as windy, snowy and cold wintry weather is set to grip this weekend ahead of what is going to be unsettled week.
Met Éireann says the Status Yellow wind warning is in place for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Kerry and Limerick.
West to northwest winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65km/h and gusts of 90 to 110kmh, strongest in coastal areas.
The warning is valid from 4am Sunday morning until just before midnight on Sunday.
Read also: SNOW ICE WARNING ALERT
Met Éireann's forecasting
The UK Met Office, the forecasting partner of Met Éireann, has tweeted out what to expect this weekend.
It is going to be unsettled over the next few days and a number of National Severe Weather Warnings have been issued for #wind, #snow and #ice. #weatheraware https://t.co/gDys5M7LOc pic.twitter.com/Zpq8mjNp7P— Met Office (@metoffice) March 9, 2019
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