Weather Warning issued ahead of heavy rain and possible flooding

Galway Daily weather Weather warning for heavy rain and possible flooding now in effect

A status yellow weather warning has been issued for Galway and ten other counties in the West and Midlands ahead of heavy rain on Monday night and Tuesday.

Met Éireann says heavy rainfall will lead to accumulations of 30 to 50mm, with higher accumulations in mountainous areas, bringing a risk of some river and localised flooding.

The rainfall warning will come into effect at 9pm on Monday evening, and remain in place for 24 hours until 9pm on Tuesday.

The warning extends to Cavan, Leitrim, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Roscommon, Sligo, and Westmeath.

Check out the full Galway Weather forecast for this week HERE.