Wet and windy weather could cause disruption this weekend

galway daily weather weather warning for heavy rain in effect

Met Éireann has issued a weather advisory ahead of wet and windy conditions forecast for Galway this weekend.

The advisory will begin at 7pm on Friday and will be lifted 7pm on Monday and affects all counties in the Republic.

The forecasters say that the weather could cause disruption.

Friday will be mostly cloudy with outbreaks of rain developing in the late morning and early afternoon across much of Connacht.

The rain will be patchy across the east of the province with dry spells, but it will be more persistent in western areas with some heavy falls likely.

Highest temperatures will range from 17 to 21 degrees, in light or moderate south to southwesterly winds.