Status Orange gale warning for all Irish coastal waters

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MET Eireann have issued a Status Orange gale warning for all Irish coastal waters.

Southwest winds will reach gale 8 or strong gale 9 overnight and on Friday on all Irish Coastal Waters and on the Irish Sea.

Winds will reach storm force 10 on coasts from Slyne Head to Rossan Point to Malin Head.

People are being warned to keep away from piers, headlands or cliffs.

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