Weather warning now in place with “hazardous” driving conditions expected

Galway Daily news Snow and Ice warning in effect for Galway this evening

A status yellow weather warning is now in place in Galway with scattered showers of hail, sleet and snow, and icy stretches forecast this evening, overnight and on Friday morning.

Met Éireann says that this will lead to hazardous travelling conditions in some parts of the country.

Showers will be most widespread in the West and north of the country, where some accumulations are likely and isolated thunderstorms will also occur.

Status yellow warnings are in place across all 32 counties and will be lifted tomorrow, Friday at 11am.