Warning of heavy rainfall forecast for Cavan and Monaghan

Cavan and Monaghan can expect heavy rainfall overnight. Met Éireann has issued a status yellow rainfall warning has been issued for more than half the country.

The warning for all of Connacht, and counties Cavan, Monaghan, Longford, Westmeath, Offaly, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Tipperary is valid from 9pm tonight until noon tomorrow.

Heavy rain will develop overnight leading to accumulations of 25-35 mm in places. Met Eireann says the rain may turn to snow for a time.