Donegal included in latest Red Weather Warning as rain and winds are forecast

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Met Eireann has upgraded its weather warning for parts of the country today to the highest level - red.

Connacht, Donegal, Kerry and Clare will be hit by up to 70 millimetres of rain overnight and into tomorrow.

Even greater amounts are expected on higher ground.

Drivers are being warned to take extra care on the roads, as conditions worsen throughout the weekend.