Batten down the hatches.
Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow rainfall warning for Cork, Kerry and Clare ahead of torrential downpours this evening.
The national forecaster predicts “heavy rain this evening, tonight and tomorrow morning will give accumulations of 20 to 40mm, with potentially higher amounts in mountainous areas.
“As soils are saturated from recent rainfall this additional rainfall will lead to spot flooding.”
Rainfall warning for Clare, Cork and Kerry
Valid from 15:00 Tue, 04-Aug-2020
Valid until 12:00 Wed, 05-Aug-2020 pic.twitter.com/zloPuMnHKN
— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) August 4, 2020
The alert will be in place from 3pm today, Tuesday, until 12pm tomorrow, Wednesday, August 5th.