Weather alert: Met Éireann has issued wind warning advisory for Sunday, December 8
Storm Atiyah will track between Iceland and Ireland on Sunday, December 8 generating a swathe of very strong winds across the country.
As a result Met Éireann has issued a wind warning advisory for Counties Leitrim, Cavan, Roscommon Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Kerry and Limerick.
Southwesterly winds later veering northwesterly will reach mean speeds of 65 to 80 km/h with gusts from 110 to 130km/h.
Due to a combination of high seas and storm surge there is a possibility of coastal flooding.