Orange weather warning issued for the Northwest

Met Eireann issue orange weather warning for the northwest this weekend.

The yellow alert for ‘all of Ireland’ is valid from 1am tomorrow – while the orange warning will sweep vertically down the country from 4am.

The intense rainfall will affect 13 counties including Sligo Leitrim and Donegal and will be in affect until 8am on Sunday

Alan O’Reilly from Carlow Weather outlines what’s ahead: