Yellow rain warning to bring heavy rain and spot flooding to Cavan and Monaghan

Heavy rain and spot flooding can be expected across Cavan and Monaghan today.

A nationwide status yellow rain warning has been issued this morning.

Met Eireann says heavy, thundery downpours in short spaces of time will lead to localised spot flooding.

The warning has been in place since 6am, and is valid until 3 o’clock Saturday morning.