Met Éireann has issued a status yellow thunderstorm warning for the entire country, as storms will roll in over the island all day tomorrow. The yellow warning comes into effect at 6am tomorrow and lasts until 7pm. Low pressure will move in from the Atlantic tonight, which will bring a “belt of heavy rain overnight and tomorrow morning”, said a Met Éireann forecaster. Met Éireann is warning of “thunderstorm activity with the risk of lightning and hail, which will lead to localised flooding and hazardous driving conditions”. A yellow thunderstorm warning for Antrim, Armagh, Down, Fermanagh, Tyrone and Derry comes into effect tomorrow afternoon at 1pm and remains in place until 10pm.
Source: Irish Independent August 04, 2021 17:15 UTC