Update: Status Yellow wind warning for Clare extended

Update: Status Yellow wind warning for Clare extended



Sunday, 9:50am – The Status Yellow wind warning for Clare has been revised and will now remain in place until 6.00pm today.

Earlier: Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow wind warning from a large area of the west and northwest of Ireland including Co Clare.

The weather service is warning that it will becoming very windy on Saturday night and for a time on Sunday with a risk of some disruption.

The warning is for south to southwest winds, veering westerly will reach mean speeds of 50-65km/h with gusts of 90-110km/h expected.

The warning, issued on Friday afternoon, will be valid from 10.00pm Saturday until 8.00am on Sunday.

There’s also a Small Craft Warning in place for Clare coastal areas.

That warning is for southwest winds which will reach force 6 for a time overnight on Friday on Irish coasts from Carlingford Lough to Hook Head to Loop Head.

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