Storm Dylan warning issued for Donegal

Met Éireann has issued Co. Donegal with an orange status weather warning for storm Dylan.

Friday, 29th December 2017, 9:39 am
Updated Friday, 29th December 2017, 10:44 am
Storm Dylan is expected to arrive in Ireland on Saturday and Sunday.

The warning was issued on Friday morning and is valid from 9:00pm on Saturday through to 6:00am on Sunday.

"Storm Dylan is expected to affect Ireland on Saturday night /early Sunday morning," reads the warning on the Met Éireann website.

"It's expected track is northeastwards through Donegal Bay and up along the north-Ulster coast.

"The biggest impact from the storm will be across Connacht and Ulster where mean winds will reach speeds of 60 to 80 km/h with gusts of up to 120km/h."

Storm Dylan is currently making its way towards Ireland from the Atlantlic Ocean.