Rainfall warning for Limerick City
GET your brollies at the ready, because there is a warning of heavy rainfall in Limerick over the next day.
Met Eireann has issued a status yellow alert for Limerick, as well as Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Clare.
It is valid for tonight from 9pm, to tomorrow at noon. The weather agency warns that between 25 and 35 millimetres of rain will fall overnight, with spot flooding expected.
The rain may turn to snow in parts for a time.
Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for Connacht, Longford, Offaly, Westmeath, Cavan, Monaghan, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Tipperary.— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) March 15, 2019
Valid from 21:00 hours Fri, 15-Mar-2019 to 12:00 hours Sat, 16-Mar-2019 pic.twitter.com/5A1Hv6rN2w
It’s still hoped the rain will stay away on Sunday, when tens of thousands of people are expected to line Limerick’s streets for the annual St Patrick’s Day parade.