Issued at 06:00 on 1-Aug-2012
Weather conditions conducive to the spread of potato blight will occur
at times for the rest of the week in Munster, Ulster and Connacht.
Opportunities for spraying will be limited.
Southerly winds will reach force 6 today (2nd) on coasts from Roche's Point to Slyne Head to Erris Head.
From 2100 Thursday 2/8/2012 until 2100 Friday 3/8/2012
Heavy, thundery rain showers expected overnight and through tomorrow resulting in accumulations of between 30 and 50mm.
Highest totals most likely in the southwest, with parts of the west and south also at risk.