Yellow rainfall warning for Munster and Leinster this evening

A status yellow rainfall warning comes into effect in Munster and Leinster this evening.

Up to 40mm is forecast to fall in places over a short space of time.

The status yellow rainfall warning is in place for both provinces from seven this evening until seven tomorrow morning.

Harm Luijkx from Met Eireann says the downpour could cause spot flooding: