A Status Yellow rain and thunderstorm warning has been issued for the entire country.
It is valid from 7pm until 3am tomorrow.
Met Éireann say heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms will spread northwards with lightning and spot flooding in places.
Yellow level alerts indicate weather conditions that do not pose an immediate threat to the general population, but only to those exposed to risk by nature of their location and/or activity.
⚠️ UPDATE: Status Yellow - Rain & Thunderstorm warning for Ireland— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) September 4, 2022
Heavy rain along with a few thunderstorms will spread northwards over Ireland. Lightning & spot flooding in places ☔️⛈️
Valid: 19:00 Sunday 04/09/2022 to 03:00 Monday 05/09/2022
Festival-goers at Electric Picnic in Stradbally, Co Laois, which ends tonight, were being warned to prepare for heavy downpours overnight.
Gardaí have asked road users to avoid approach roads to Stradbally until 3pm tomorrow to allow for the emptying of the festival site