Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow rainfall warning for Cork, Waterford, and Wexford.
The warning, issued this morning, will come into effect at 3pm today.
Status Yellow - Rain warning for Cork, Waterford, Wexford⚠️— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) July 29, 2021
Heavy or thundery showery rain expected with the risk of spot flooding.
Valid: 15:00 Thursday 29/07/2021 to 05:00 Friday 30/07/2021https://t.co/Xg3aMJlyuS pic.twitter.com/10u4eRyqzt
It will remain until 5am tomorrow morning.
The national weather forecaster has said "heavy or thundery showery rain" is expected with a risk of spot flooding.
Mixed weather conditions have been forecast for tomorrow and Saturday.
The best of the weather this long weekend is expected on Sunday and Monday.