Offaly to be hit by thunderstorms amid Met Eireann weather warning

The entire country is affected

Justin Kelly

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Offaly to be hit by thunderstorms amid Met Eireann weather warning

Offaly is set to experience high intensity rainfall amounts in scattered thunderstorms during Friday amid a Met Eireann weather warning.

The forecaster placed the entire country under a Status Yellow warning on Thursday, warning of thunder, lightning and severe rain.

The weather may lead to spot flooding with as much as 50mm of rainfall possible in a short time.

The warning is valid from 9am until 10pm in Friday, June 1.