Status Yellow wind warnings in effect nationwide
A series of yellow status wind warnings are in place across the country.
The Met Éireann issued five different warnings, with forecasts of gusts of up to 90 to 110 kilometers per hour.
The forecaster said higher gusts can be expected along the coasts and exposed hills.
The first warning went into effect across Munster this morning and runs until 8 p.m. tonight.
A second warning for Galway and Mayo counties went into effect at noon and is in place until 10 p.m.
A warning for Carlow, Dublin, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Offaly, Wexford, Wicklow counties went into effect at 2 p.m. and is in place until 11 p.m.
Two more warnings go into effect at 6 p.m., with a yellow status warning in effect for Cavan, Monaghan, Longford, Louth, Meath, Westmeath, Roscommon until 5 a.m. tomorrow.
A warning for Donegal, Leitrim, Sligo is due to expire at 6 a.m. tomorrow.
The UK Met Office has also issued Status Yellow a wind warning for the counties of Antrim, Down and Derry.
It goes into effect just after midnight and will be in place until 10 a.m. tomorrow morning, with a warning that high winds could disrupt travel.
Separately, a status orange gale warning is in effect from Mizen Head to Loop Head to Rossan Point until 10 p.m.
Northwest gales or strong gales and occasional force 10 storms are expected.