Gales measuring 75mph to batter N.I. - Met Office issue yellow weather warning
The Met Office has issued a yellow status weather warning of wind for Northern Ireland.
The warning was issued shortly after 9:30am on Saturday.
The yellow status warning is valid from 3:00pm on Tuesday to 3:00pm on Wednesday.
“A spell of strong northwesterly winds are expected across Northern Ireland for the evening travel period and continue overnight.
“Gusts of up to 60 mph are possible inland and 70-75 mph along northern coast,” warned the Met Office on their website.
What to expect
Probably some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer
Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges likely
Some short term loss of power and other services is possible
It’s likely that some coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities are affected by spray and/or large waves