Be careful out there.
With many parts of Cork covered in dense fog, Met Éireann has warned that driving conditions will remain dangerous until at least 12pm today.
The forecaster issued a nationwide Status Yellow Fog warning at 10pm last night, updating the alert this morning.
Level yellow fog warning for Ireland, valid until 12 noon today:
— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) January 23, 2020
The mist and fog are expected to clear slowly this morning, giving way to a mostly dry but cloudy day with patchy rain or drizzle and maximum temperatures of between 7 to 10 Celsius.
Foggy conditions will return tonight, with more dense fog expected in Cork with temperatures of between 2 to 6 Celsius. Friday will be dry and cloudy before an unsettled weekend.
According to forecasters, it will turn much colder in the early days of next week, “with a risk of wintry showers and a risk of frost at night”.