Blustery showers on the way for Leitrim, Roscommon, Cavan and Sligo

Hurricane Ophelia could impact on Kilkenny

Heavy rain and blustery conditions in Leitrim today.

According to Met Éireann, it will be a rather cloudy to start today, Thursday, August 29 with patchy light rain. The afternoon will bring a mix of sunny intervals and passing blustery showers. Maximum temperatures of 15 to 18 degrees in fresh to strong and gusty southwest winds.


Tonight will continue blustery with moderate to fresh and gusty southwest winds and strong along coasts and near gale on Atlantic coasts. Mostly cloudy with outbreaks of rain affecting western and northwestern parts of the country, but a good deal of dry weather elsewhere. Mild overnight, with lows of 13 to 15 degrees. 

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.