Met Eireann has issued a status yellow warning for these counties and some bad weather can be expected.
A Status Yellow Wind warning has been issued for Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Cork and Kerry.
They say that:
“A further spell of strong winds will occur later today and tonight. Westerly winds with mean winds of 55 to 65 km/h and gusts of 100km/h are possible, especially in coastal areas. High seas will bring a risk of coastal flooding.”
The warning was issued at 12pm on Friday and is in place from 4pm on Friday until 1am on Saturday morning.