Status Orange wind warning for Leitrim on Wednesday

Winds are expected to be worst in early morning

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

Status Orange wind warning for Kildare on Wednesday as Storm Ali makes landfall in Ireland

The projected path of Storm Ali tomorrow morning

Leitrim is included in Met Éireann's Status Orange wind warning for tomorrow morning as Storm Ali is set to sweep its way across the country.

The wind warning will be in place from 5am to 1pm on Wednesday, and has been issued for Leitrim, Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Dublin, Kildare, Louth, Meath, Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry.

The forecaster said Storm Ali will track close to the west and northwest coast from the early hours of Wednesday morning until late afternoon. South to southwest winds veering westerly will increase to mean speeds between 65 and 80 km/h with gusts between 110 and 120 km/h for a time in some areas. Winds strongest along Atlantic Coasts at first and later in the morning extending further east.

Stay Safe.

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