A yellow alert for strong winds has been issued for Donegal for today.

Forecasters are predicting winds will reach speeds of up to 50 miles an hour with gusts of up to 90 miles an hour.

Gusts will exceed these predictions in exposed coastal areas and on high ground.

The alert is valid until 7.00pm tonight.

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