Yellow rainfall warning in place for the region

There is a status yellow rainfall warning in place for Cavan and Monaghan.

The warning has now been made nationwide and is in place until 3am Saturday morning.

Met Eireann have warned of the possibility of spot flooding as well as thundery downpours over this period.

Gerry Murphy from Met Eireann spoke on The Wider View today about when this region will be the worst hit;