2 weather warnings issued today

Met Éireann has issued two separate weather warnings as the country prepares for another storm.

A status yellow rain warning has been issued for today with as much as 50 millimetres expected in the south and east.

While the country is being warned to prepare for dangerous winds with storm Brian expected to hit tomorrow.  70 thousand people remain without power after storm Ophelia, with water outages affecting 25 thousand households.