Several power outages have been reported around the country as Storm Atiyah tracks along the western seaboard, bringing high winds and rough seas. 

A Status Red wind warning had been issued earlier today for Kerry while Status Orange and Yellow warnings are in place for the rest of the country.

ESB Networks said crews have been dealing with several thousand faults with counties in the south west among areas worst affected tonight.

Over 1,400 home and businesses were without electricity in Moycullen, Co Galway this evening.

Over 2,000 homes and businesses were without electricity in west Limerick for a time tonight.

A further 540 premises were affected in Athenry and Leitir Mór in Co Galway.

Several further outages are being experienced in the south and southwest of the country.

Meanwhile, Cork Airport said a number of Aer Lingus services to and from London, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and Edinburgh were cancelled today.

Shannon Airport said an Aer Lingus flight to Heathrow Airport in London this evening and the return service were cancelled.

A number of Aer Lingus regional services between Dublin Airport and Kerry Airport and Donegal Airport were cancelled today.

Iarnród Éireann advised of delays earlier today as trains in the Cork and Kerry area were travelling at reduced speeds due to the storm.

All flights and ferry sailings to and from the Aran Islands were cancelled today. The situation will be reassessed in the morning.

Cork County Council said the Dursey Cable Car had been suspended due to gusts.

It is expected to resume operations on Tuesday morning, following an inspection.

Additional reporting: Shane Ó Curraighín