Reason For Midlands Heatwave Explained

Written 3 weeks ago by Newsroom

The midlands will escape the most extreme heat today.

A warm-weather warning will come into effect for the south and west today, meaning temperatures of over 27 degrees from 1pm and 7pm – and we won’t be too far behind here.

Cathal Nolan of the Midland Weather Channel explains what’s causing the heatwave:

Meanwhile, Irish Water Safety is warning people to stay safe when swimming in the hot weather today.

It’s Chief Executive is Athlone man John Leech – he says children, especially, shouldn’t take any risks: