Met Eireann has issued a Status Orange thunderstorm warning for all of Ireland this afternoon.
The week of sunshine will end today with thunderstorms, heavy rain and flooding in the forecast.
The alert is in place from 3pm until 3am tomorrow (Monday).
Thunderstorm activity expected. Due to the sporadic nature of development, not all areas will be affected,” the warning stated.
“Heavy downpours of rain and hail will occur in places. Flooding where heavy downpours occur.”