WEATHER ALERT: HEAVY RAINFALL
RISK: CARLOW, WEXFORD, KILKENNY, WICKLOW.
Further heavy rainfall is expected tonight and during the early hours of tomorrow morning leading to further flooding in areas where ground is already saturated. Rainfall will be heavy nationwide but heaviest in the outlined areas. Becoming windy this evening with peak gusts of 75kmh/80kmh.
Rainfall spreading eastwards as seen on the Met Eireann radar at 9pm. As per our alert we issued at lunchtime this system will bring heavy overnight rainfall that could lead to localised spot flooding. Winds will also pick up with highest gusts of 80kmh.