Donegal County Council will have gritters out on many routes across Donegal tonight as temperatures drop to 0 degrees.
After an unsettled New Year’s Day, tonight is due to be cold and clear. Met Eireann have forecast lows of 0 to 3 degrees in Ulster tonight, with some frost expected.
Gritters will be out from 8pm tonight, see this map for information on Donegal’s gritting routes: https://t.co/CROECFZEDK
Tuesday morning will bring heavy rain which will clear by the afternoon. Strong winds have been forecast for Tuesday night, which has led to a Status Orange weather warning for the entire country.
Strong winds of 55 to 65 km/h, gusting to 90 to 110 km/h are forecast from Tuesday at 5pm to Wednesday night. A warning of damaging gusts and high seas is in place, with a risk of coastal flooding.