My word! The 18z GFS update barely has any breakdown in cold before another real blast of cold air arrives from the East. That is a huge change in what was been forecast and needs watching👀 pic.twitter.com/yVtIFDTUss
Over 30mm of rain in the West already with 45mm at the usually wet station Maam Valley. The heaviest rain is in the North now but some heavy showers in the Southeast and more raining pushing into the Southwest. pic.twitter.com/h3TT0uJhdl
We are on course to see rainfall records for February being broken at some stations in Ireland. Rainfall amounts in the western half of Ireland are almost three times greater than those recorded in the east so far this month.
Another impressive storm out in the Atlantic with center pressure expected to drop to 947hPa. Thankfully for us it is heading North towards Iceland and then head Northeast towards the Norwegian Sea. This system has not been named! pic.twitter.com/PYXIuClp0w
Meanwhile, the Status Yellow snow/ice warning for the whole country continues until midnight tonight, while a Status Yellow wind warning continues for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry until 8pm tonight.