A Status Yellow wind warning is in operation in Munster, Connacht, Donegal, Offaly, Laois, Kilkenny, Carlow, Wexford, Wicklow, Kildare, Dublin.
The warning will remain in place until 8pm.
Very windy🍃 this afternoon with strong to gale force NW winds developing countrywide.— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) April 12, 2023
Some severe/damaging gusts🌬️ are possible.
Outbreaks of rain☔️ will extend eastwards across the country with a chance of hail and isolated thunderstorms⛈️.
Highs🌡️ of 6 to 11 degrees. pic.twitter.com/WN9NBHO994
People are being warned of very strong west to northwest winds developing, with widespread gusts of 90-110km/h expected.
Met Éireann said winds will be stronger in coastal areas and over higher ground, with wave overtopping possible.