The following level orange wind warning has been issued by Met Éireann for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo and Clare.
Southerly winds, veering westerly will reach mean speeds of 45 to 65 km/hr with gusts of 70 to 100 km/hr today and early tonight.
Becoming very windy or stormy from midnight onwards with westerly winds reaching mean speeds of 50 to 70 km/hr and gusting to speeds of 100 to 130 km/hr.
Also, very high waves tonight and on Wednesday will bring a risk of coastal flooding.
Valid from 10:00 hours Tue, 09-Dec-2014
Valid until 08:00 hours Thu, 11-Dec-2014