Met Eireann now has two Weather Warnings in place for Thunder for the country.
The Status Orange Thunder Warning is in place for Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo. There will be localised severe thunderstorm activity in these areas over the next few hours. Torrential downpours and lightning strikes. That warning is in place until 5pm.
Elsewhere a Status Yellow Rainfall Warning is in place for Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo, Cork, Limerick, Tipperary and Waterford. The forecast is for high intensity rainfall in scattered thunderstorms leading to spot flooding. Between 25 and 50 mm of rainfall possible locally in short periods. That warning is in place until 10pm
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.