North West set to get some of the best of the weather today

Ireland is almost sold out of paddling pools with temperatures expected to hit 27 degrees today.

Some Argos stores are reporting low stock, while small and medium sized pools are completely sold out in Mr Price stores around the country.

Met Eireann says it could be one of the hottest days of the year with the West and North West to get the best of the weather.

Met Eireann’s Liz Walsh has more details: