Met √Čireann issues snow-ice warning for country

Met Eireann issue new snow-ice warning for all of Ireland ahead of Storm Caroline battering the country with high winds as wind alerts remain in place

The rain will be heavy and preceded by sleet and snow across the north and east and may give accumulations over high ground.

The warning, for counties Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Longford, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo, came into effect at 4pm.

A Snow and Ice weather warning issued by Met Eireann comes into force later today.

The warning states: "This could lead to road, rail and air travel delays, with the potential for vehicles to become stranded or public transport to be cancelled".

Yellow warnings for snow and ice have also been issued across the region from midnight on Friday to 6pm on Saturday.

There are two weather warnings in place as unsettled weather approaches Ireland.

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Met √Čireann says these areas can expect occasional snow showers on Thursday evening and during Friday with accumulations of up to three centimetres in places.

"There will be cold, wintry showers and probably show showers at night", he told the Donegal Democrat.

Temperatures will hit as low as minus 3C in the north west throughout Friday.

Sunday is set to bring more outbreaks of sleet and snow over Ulster, most other places will be dry. "Most days it will be less than 6 or 7 degrees".

Tomorrow will be a bright day in Dublin with some scattered showers.

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