Met Éireann has issued a status yellow rainfall warning for 20 counties.
The alert which is valid for Connacht, Munster, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Longford, Wexford, Wicklow, Offaly and Westmeath - will come into effect at 6pm this evening (Sunday, October 13th) and will remain in place until 23:59pm on Monday (October 14th).
"Heavy rainfall will occur during the period indicated with the potential for heavy downpours locally and during shorter intervals."
"There is potential for flooding on already saturated or waterlogged grounds." Met Éireann warned.