Tuesday, 12 December, 2017

Plummeting temperatures and snow forecast in Donegal

Rainfall radar Met √Čireann issues weather warning
Lucia Summers | 07 December, 2017, 15:03

Southerly winds of 50 to 65 km/h are expected in these areas on Wednesday with gusts of 90 to 110km/h along coastal areas.

An Atlantic storm heading for the north coast of Scotland is expected to bring strong winds to the west coast of the country.

The wind warning will be in place from 3am on Thursday morning until 8pm that evening.

The warning, which covers Donegal, Galway, Mayo and Kerry, will be in effect until 11pm tonight.

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The UK Met Office is reporting that the Arctic air is already arriving in the north this morning, but temperatures will drop through the day in the south. Severe winds will affect parts of Scotland, but it will generate strong and blustery winds over Ireland also. It forecast minimum temperatures of between minus 2C and 2C.

Ahead of any snowfall AA Roadwatch have warned drivers to "allow extra time to defrost your vehicle before your journey and bear in mind that stopping distances are up to 10 times longer in icy conditions".

Clear spells are forecast for Thursday night, with scattered rain, hail and snow showers, with accumulations of snow possible particularly in the north and northwest.

"When we see weather conditions worsen we also tend to see people who would normally cycle, walk or use public transport opt to use a auto if they have access to one". As a result, additional caution on routes used by cyclists and pedestrians will be needed.

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