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23/09/2021

WATCH: Heavy hail showers in parts of Ireland today as Met Eireann warns of thunderstorms and heavy rain

Heavy hail showers are falling across parts of Offaly this afternoon as Met Eireann warns of further thunderstorms to come this evening, tonight and into tomorrow. 

A Status Yellow Rain and Thunderstorm Warning for Ireland has been issued by Met Éireann.

The Weather Warning predicts widespread showers and thunderstorms, with longer spells of rain at times.

There is also potential for localised flooding, especially in the northwest, they say. It is valid from now until 7am tomorrow, Thursday July 29, 2021. It says that thunderstorms may cause some disruption today.

A warning has also been issued by the Met Office in Northern Ireland for Antrim, Armagh, Down, Tyrone and Derry.

That warning is valid to 6pm this evening.

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