17/07/2015

Status Yellow Wind Warning Issued

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow wind warning for counties Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo and Clare.

West to southwest winds of mean speeds 45 to 65km/h with gusts of 90 to 110km/h are expected in western coastal counties throughout Friday and in the northwest during Friday afternoon and evening.

Heavy downpours are also expected throughout the day.

The weather warning is in place until 21:00, when Met Éireann will review the status.

(MH)

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