County Wicklow has been included in the latest weather warning by MET Eireann.
The warning updated this evening includes Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan, Tipperary and Waterford and is valid from 11pm on Thursday night (October 27) until 7am on Friday morning.
Blustery tonight with rain becoming widespread and heavy, especially in the east with the chance of embedded thunderstorms, while some flooding is likely in the east. Rain will become confined to the north and east of the country later in the night. Lowest temperatures of 8 to 12 degrees in fresh and gusty south to southeast winds, veering southwesterly later. Increasing strong to gale force for a time along eastern and southeastern coasts.
TOMORROW – Friday 28th October
Friday will start wet and blustery in the northeast as the heavy rain clears away. Drier brighter conditions will follow from the southwest, although showers will develop in the west through the morning, extending to all areas by afternoon and some will be heavy or thundery at times. Highest temperatures of 13 to 16 degrees in moderate to fresh southwest winds, fresher in the southwest and west.