Storm Brendan has hit the west flee of Ireland with forecaster Met Éireann warning of “several hours of very harmful climate”.
The Met Attach of dwelling of enterprise has issued a yellow warning for Northern Ireland from 10: 00 GMT to lifeless evening, with the storm due early afternoon.
Gusts of 65 to 75mph is anticipated on uncovered coasts and hills.
Already this morning, gusts of up to 60mph contain been reported in Belmullet, County Mayo within the Republic of Ireland.
The Met Attach of dwelling of enterprise has warned that plug disruption is likely and coastal areas would possibly perchance moreover be plagued by trim waves.
Intellectual spells and squally showers will apply and winds will peak via the afternoon, according to the Met Attach of dwelling of enterprise.
This would possibly perchance moreover be very blustery inland.
P&O acknowledged its 10: 30 departures on Monday from Larne and Cairnryan contain been cancelled.
The storm used to be named on Saturday by Irish climate provider, Met Éireann.
Right here’s the 2nd within the community named storm of the iciness season following Storm Atiyah in December.