Status yellow wind and rain warning in place across Donegal

It is forecast to be unseasonably wet and windy

Rain forecast for Donegal

Risk of spot flooding

There has been heavy and persistent rain this morning which Met Éireann is warning could lead to spot flooding. 

If you are driving this morning, please drive carefully as roads are wet and may be slippy in areas. 

The rain will break up into showers through the afternoon, with some bright spells developing too. Fresh to strong and gusty southerly winds will veer westerly this afternoon and northerly this evening, remaining very strong in coastal areas. Rains will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65 km/h with gusts up to 100 km/h, particularly in coastal areas and on higher ground.

Staying rather windy tonight with a mix of scattered showers and clear spells. Lowest temperatures of 3 to 5 degrees in fresh northwesterly winds, remaining strong on coasts.

The weather warning is valid from 03:00am today, Monday until 10pm this evening. 

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