Met Eireann Issues Status Orange Thunder Warning

Met Eireann Issues Status Orange Thunder Warning
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

22 Aug 2017

Met Eireann has issued a nationwide status orange thunder warning for this lunchtime.

The forecaster is predicting widespread thunder for this afternoon and into the evening.

It will come into effect from mid-day, and will be valid until just before midnight tonight.

Meanwhile, a status yellow rainfall warning is in effect for Connacht, Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan until 9pm.