Met Eireann issues warning as Hurricane Katia pushes towards Ireland

Donegal looks set to feel the brunt of Hurricane Katia as it pushes across the Atlantic towards Ireland.

Met Eireann has issued a severe weather warning for early next week with winds expected to reach up to 130 kilometres per hour by Monday - with the northwest likely to receive the worst of the storm.

Forecaster with Met Eireann Harm Luijkx says these types of gale force winds are likely to cause some damage:

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