Four weather warnings have been issued
Four weather warnings have been issued this week and motorists are being advised to be careful.
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A Status Orange Rainfall Warning is in place for Cork and Kerry.
50 to 70mm of rainfall is expected, mainly along coastal areas and on hills and mountains.
A Status Yellow rainfall Warning has also been issued for Galway, Mayo and Sligo.
30 to 40mm is expected, with highest values along coastal areas and on hills.
Both warnings are in place until 01.00 tomorrow (May, 16).
The full forecast from Met Eireann reads…
Mostly overcast today with outbreaks of rain in all areas. The rain will be heavy at times, especially across southern counties and accompanied by hill and coastal mist.
Some dry spells will occur too. Fresh to strong southerly winds. Mild. Highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees.
Continuing overcast and breezy with scattered outbreaks of rain. The rain will be persistent near south coasts with drizzle and mist. Dry spells too – best in the north and east.
Fresh southerly winds. Very mild. Lowest temperatures of 10 to 13 degrees.