Met Éireann warn of possible drought conditions
Met Éireann have issued a weather advisory for Co Louth warning of “drought or near-drought conditions” due to the ongoing heatwave.
The advisory reads: “With little or no rain forecast for most areas for the coming week, drought or near-drought conditions are expected to develop more widely across Ireland.”
The advisory came into place at 6pm last night and will remain in force until next Friday July 6th at 11pm.
People have been advised to conserve water where possible.