Status yellow wind warning for the Northwest

A wind warning has been issued for the Northwest.

A Status Yellow warning has been issued for nine counties including Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal.

There will be south to southwest winds, veering westerly, and these winds could reach mean speeds of 55 to 65 km/hr with gusts of 90 to 110 km/hr.

The warning is in place from 8pm tonight until 10am tomorrow morning and these winds will be strongest in coastal areas.