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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# rain warning

October 2023
Status Yellow rain warnings for three counties as Storm Ciarán approaches
Localised flooding, difficult travelling conditions and poor visibility are likely in Kerry.
Rain warning for eight counties following 'significant' flooding in Wexford and part of Cork City
Met Éireann warned that high tides are expected to be very high along all coasts.
Buildings evacuated in parts of Waterford and Kilkenny amid heavy flooding
A Status Orange rain warning is in place until 1am for three counties.
There will be a 'brief respite' from wet weather - before another rain warning kicks in
A Status Yellow rain warning has been issued for Munster and Connacht.
Status Yellow rain warning issued for Co Donegal
The warning will come into effect at midnight and remain in place for 24 hours.
This year
Status Orange warnings issued for five more counties as country braces for Storm Agnes
A wet and windy day is expected nationwide tomorrow.
Potential flooding as rain warning in place for 11 counties
Kerry and West Galway have also been issued status yellow wind warnings.
Status Orange warning for seven counties with gusts of 130km/h and spot flooding expected
Met Éireann has issued three Status Yellow warnings for later today.
There is possibility of structural damage, falling trees, localised flooding and wave overtopping in the counties with a Status Orange warning.
Met Éireann has also warned there may be travel disruption and power outages.
A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place across most of Northern Ireland, too.
Met Éireann issues rain warning for three north-west counties with risk of flooding
The forecaster said conditions will be unsettled across the weekend.
Met Éireann issues Status Yellow rain warning for 13 counties
The warning will remain in place until 11am.
Status yellow wind warning issued for 16 counties
It comes into effect at 2pm today and covers all of Leinster, as well as Cavan, Monaghan, Tipperary, and Waterford.
Last year
Met Éireann issues status yellow wind and rain warnings affecting 14 counties
Both alerts take effect from 10pm tonight.
Status yellow rain warning issued for the entire country
The alert is valid from 3am on Monday morning, until 8pm tomorrow night.
Status Orange rain warning in place for five counties from tonight
Heavy rain is forecast in Cork, Kerry, Waterford, Wicklow and Wexford.
Clean-up operation ongoing in Cork after heavy rainfall caused flooding in city
Torrential rainfall caused widespread flooding and traffic disruption in the city yesterday afternoon.
Yellow wind and rain warning to come into effect this afternoon and evening
A marine warning is already in place for small craft on all coasts.
Status Orange rain warning in place for three counties and Yellow warning for rest of country
Road users have been urged to take extra care.
Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued for tomorrow
A Status Orange rain warning will be in place for Cork, Waterford and Kerry.
Status Yellow rain warning issued for six counties
The warning will be valid from 6pm today until 1am tomorrow.
Rain and thunderstorm warnings to be in place across Connacht and Munster tomorrow
The warning will be in place for Cork, Kerry, Clare, Tipperary, Galway, Mayo, Leitrim, Waterford, Limerick, Roscommon and Sligo.
Rain warning in place for seven counties in Leinster and Munster amid flooding risk
Met Éireann says it will be cloudy and damp day across the country today.
Status Yellow wind and rain warnings in place for five counties on the west coast
Wind warnings will be in place in Donegal, Mayo and Galway, while rain warnings are in place in Galway, Cork and Kerry.
All time
Met Éireann issues Status Yellow rain warning for three western counties for Friday
Heavy and possibly thundery falls of rain are expected in Galway, Mayo and Kerry tomorrow.
Yellow weather warning issued for three southern counties as UK braces for Storm Evert
Storm Evert is set to barrel into the UK bringing “unseasonably strong winds and heavy rain”.
Status Yellow wind and rain warning in place tomorrow for 11 coastal counties
Met Éireann said it would be “unseasonably wet and windy” this Bank Holiday Monday.
Status yellow rain warnings in effect for three counties - but there'll be rain everywhere
Mayo, Galway and Clare are expected to face heavy rain until 4pm this afternoon.
Morning commuters advised to be careful as Storm Lorenzo set to continue overnight
A level orange wind warning is in place for Galway, Mayo, Clare, Kerry and Limerick.
Met Éireann issues Status Yellow warning for half of the country
The forecaster said there is a potential for flood risk.
Status Yellow rain warning issued for ten counties for Friday
The warning is valid from 8am until 8pm tomorrow.
Rain warning remains in place for south-east with heavy downpours forecast throughout the week
There is a risk of spot flooding in some counties this morning.
Here's what you need to know about the weather and road closures today
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