Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather warning for Limerick and several other counties
MET Éireann is warning of “significant rainfall” and spot flooding in Limerick between now and Monday evening.
A status yellow rainfall warning has been issued for Limerick and several other counties including Clare, Kerry and Tipperary.
“In the 48 hour period from Saturday evening to Monday evening, a spell of heavy rain through Saturday night and Sunday followed by a second spell of heavy rain later on Sunday night and Monday will give significant rainfall amounts,” states the warning which was issued by the national forecaster shortly before 6pm this Saturday.
Rainfall Warning issued— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) April 13, 2019
Location: Connacht, Kilkenny, Clare, Kerry, Limerick and Tipperrary
Valid: Sat 6pm to Mon 6pm pic.twitter.com/vimWwAYNkr
“Spot flooding and hazardous driving conditions in many areas. Rainfall amounts will be highest in mountainous areas,” adds the warning which remains valid until 6pm on Monday.